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CMS Releases List of Manifestation Codes Under ICD-10

Posted on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:27 PM

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services CMS delivered the Change Request 9754/Transmittal 3591, which included the October 2016 Integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) Specifications Version 17.3.

The document includes the following:
• Updates for the I/OCE that will be applicable for various Medicare services beginning October 1, 2016
• A list of new codes related to diabetes mellitus that will be included in the list of “manifestation codes” in the ICD-10

Beginning October 3, 2016, CMS is implementing the Fiscal Intermediary Shared System (FISS) to RTP a hospice Notice of Election (NOE) if it does not contain a principal diagnosis.

Click here for the full list of diagnosis codes that are being added to the list of ICD-10 manifestation codes effective October 1.

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