Code Sets Overview

Under HIPAA, HHS adopted specific code sets for diagnoses and procedures (PDF) used in all transactions.

About Code Sets

Code sets classify medical:

  • Diagnoses
  • Procedures
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Treatments
  • Equipment and supplies

They inform diverse health care functions, from billing to tracking public health.

HIPAA Code Sets

Code sets outlined in HIPAA regulations include:

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02/12/2020 09:26 PM