Top 13 Missing ICD-10 Codes

by Jerome Carter on October 19, 2011 · 3 comments

The ICD-10 code set is scheduled for implementation by October 1, 2013. ICD-10 (CM+PCS) contains 140,000 or so codes, far greater than the 18,000 that comprise the outgoing ICD-9 code set. A recent Wall Street Journal article described the granularity of  the new code set and provided examples of ICD-10 codes that will strike the […]