2023 Update to Diagnosis Codes Is Substantial
Exactly 1,468 new diagnosis codes will be added to the ICD-10-CM code set for fiscal year (FY) 2023. Moreover, 251 codes will be deleted, 35 code descriptors will be revised, and 36 codes will be converted to parent codes. The changes go into effect Oct. 1.
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Navigate Common Types of Cardiomyopathy With Expert Advice
(6 days ago) RCM is a rare disease of the myocardium and is the least common of the three clinically recognized and described cardiomyopathies. It is characterized by diastolic dysfunction with restrictive ventricular physiology, whereas systolic function often remains normal. ICD-10-CM: Report I42.5 (Other restrictive cardiomyopathy) for restrictive
Chemotherapy Drugs J9000-J9999
(7 days ago) The HCPCS codes range Chemotherapy Drugs J9000-J9999 is a standardized code set necessary for Medicare and other health insurance providers to provide healthcare claims. HCPCS Code range (J9000-J9999), Chemotherapy Drugs, contains HCPCS codes for Injection, doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg, alemtuzumab 10 mg, aldesleukin per single use vial
Get Ready for New Aortic Aneurysm, Atherosclerosis Diagnoses
(2 days ago) Another coding note tells you to report an additional code for adverse effect, to identify the drug from codes T36- (Poisoning by, adverse effect of an underdosing of systemic antibiotics) through T50- (Poisoning by, adverse effect of an underdosing of diuretics and other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances), if applicable.
CMS Proposes 2023 ESRD Payment and Policy Changes
(2 days ago) Under the proposed rule, Medicare expects to pay $8.2 billion to approximately 7,800 ESRD facilities for furnishing renal dialysis services. The proposed CY 2023 ESRD PPS base rate is $264.09 — an increase of $6.19 over the current base rate of $257.90. CMS projects that the updates for CY 2023 would increase the total payments to all ESRD
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