It’s time again to refresh your influenza vaccine coding. It is important to accurately identify the codes for the vaccine products administered in your practice. This article includes the codes for the vaccine products that are specific to the pediatric population and are indicated as available for the 2017–2018 influenza season at the time of publication. Note that no intranasal influenza vaccine is expected to be recommended for this season. The Table lists the current influenza vaccines for the 2017–2018 season, including their corresponding Current Procedural Terminology® codes and age recommendations.

International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) diagnosis code Z23 is reported for an encounter for immunization. When provided at the time of a well-child visit, report first the appropriate ICD-10-CM code for the well-child visit (eg, Z00.129, encounter for routine child health examination without abnormal findings). Append modifier 25 to the code...

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