International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) - October 2021
This Article tells you about updates of ICD-10 conversions and other coding updates specific to National Coverage Determinations (NCDs). These changes result from: newly available codes; separate NCD coding revisions and coding feedback received. Previous NCD coding changes are available. At that site, you will find other CRs concerning policy NCDs. Also, see the NCD spreadsheets for CR 12279. CMS isn’t including any policy changes this ICD-10 quarterly update. CMS covers NCD policy changes using the current, longstanding NCD process. Make sure your billing staff knows of these changes.