ICD-10-PCS Updates Effective October 1st, 2018

CMS has released the 2019 revisions to the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS). On October 1, 2018 the 2019 ICD-10-PCS coding updates will take effect. Changes this year include:

  • 392 new codes
  • 8 revised descriptors
  • 216 removed codes

Not to worry! All the systems behind the Zebu Compliance products that you rely on are already updated and we prepared the document below to summarize all the changes for you.  Please download it as a reference!

Sources:

2018-ICD-10-Procedure-Code-Changes-Summary

https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Coding/ICD10/2019-ICD-10-PCS.html