End-stage renal disease (ESRD) codes 90918–90920 were deleted and replaced with new codes 90951–90959 in 2009. These codes are reported once per month to distinguish age-specific ESRD services that are performed in the outpatient setting. There are now codes for 3 levels of service per age group that are reported based on the number of face-to-face visits performed in a month. When a patient has had a complete assessment visit during the month and services are provided over a period of less than a month, 90951–90962 may be reported based on the number of visits performed.

Three new codes (90963–90966) may be used to report a full month of service for home dialysis patients. These services are reported once per month and are age-specific.

ESRD and non-ESRD dialysis services performed in an in-patient setting, and non-ESRD dialysis services performed in an outpatient setting, are reported with codes 90935–90937...

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