The fiscal year 2022 ICD-10-CM diagnosis code updates will become effective on October 1.
There are eight key things to know: and Terry is on top of it in this episode of the CodeCast Podcast.
Some of the new rules include coders and physicians on the same page, laterality capture by “other clinicians” and SDoH clarified some homelessness status’.
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