ICD-10 Codes Revised for FY 2022

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ICD-10 Codes

Revised for FY 2022

 

Posted on the CDC website, effective October 1, 2021 (FY 2022) a new ICD-10-CM Code, U09.9, Post COVID-19 Condition, Unspecified, is added. This code supplements B94.8, Sequelae of other infectious and parasitic diseases code currently used.

 

U09.9, Post COVID-19 Condition, Unspecified

 

  • This code enables the establishment of a connection with COVID-19.
  • This code is not to be used in cases that are still an active COVID-19 infection. However, an exception is made in cases of re-infection with COVID-19, occurring with a condition related to prior COVID-19.

 

B94.8, Sequelae of other infectious and parasitic diseases code

 

First, code the specific condition related to COVID-19 if known, such as:

 

  • Chronic respiratory failure (J96.1-)
  • Loss of smell (R43.8)
  • Loss of taste (R43.8)
  • Multisystem inflammatory syndrome (M35.81)
  • Pulmonary embolism (I26.-)
  • Pulmonary fibrosis (J84.10)

 

 

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Kris Mastrangelo, OTR/L, LNHA, MBA

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