FY 2020 ICD-10 Code Updates and Guidelines
CMS posted the FY 2020 ICD-10-PCS procedure codes updates on their website on May 31, 2019. At that time downloads posted on the 2020 ICD-10 PCS webpage included the following:
- 2020 ICD-10-PCS Code Tables and Index [ZIP, 8MB]
- 2020 ICD-10-PCS Codes File [ZIP, 605KB]
- 2020 ICD-10-PCS Order File (Long and Abbreviated Titles) [ZIP, 1MB]
- 2020 ICD-10-PCS Addendum [ZIP, 921KB]
- 2020 ICD-10-PCS Conversion Table [ZIP, 1MB]
This past Friday CMS added two new downloads:
- 2020 Official ICD-10-PCS Coding Guidelines (Updated 6/13/19) [PDF, 180KB]
- 2020 Version Update Summary [PDF, 124KB]
ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes
CMS indicated in their June 6, 2019 edition of MLNconnects that the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes would be posted in June. True to their word, the 2020 ICD-10-CM code downloads were posted on their website on June 21, 2019:
- 2020 Code Descriptions in Tabular Order [ZIP, 2MB]
- 2020 Code Tables and Index [ZIP, 20MB]
- 2020 Addendum [ZIP, 664KB]
MMP will continue to watch and report to our readers when the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines are released.
Article by Beth Cobb
Beth Cobb, RN, BSN, ACM, CCDS, is the Manager of Clinical Analytics at Medical Management Plus, Inc. Beth has over twenty-five years of experience in healthcare including eleven years in Case Management at a large multi-facility health system.
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