2022 ICD-10 PCS

ERRATA - ICD-10 MS-DRGs Version 39.1 Effective April 1, 2022

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is implementing 2 new procedure codes, in addition to the 7 new procedure codes previously announced, bringing the total to 9 new procedure codes, to describe the introduction or infusion of therapeutics, including vaccines for COVID-19 treatment, into the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS), effective April 1, 2022.

Additional files containing information related to these 2 procedure codes is located in the Downloads section below as ERRATA.

COVID-19 UPDATE

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is implementing 7 new procedure codes to describe the introduction or infusion of therapeutics, including vaccines, into the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS), effective April 1, 2022. 

The files in the Downloads section below contain information on the ICD-10-PCS COVID-19 updates effective with discharges on and after April 1, 2022.

The 2022 ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) files below contain information on the ICD-10-PCS updates for FY 2022. These 2022 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022.

Note:
There is no FY 2022 GEMs file. As stated in the FY 2016 IPPS/LTCH PPS final rule (80 FR 49388), the GEMs have been updated on an annual basis as part of the ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee meetings process and will continue to be updated for approximately 3 years after ICD-10 is implemented.

We made the GEMs files available for FY 2016, FY 2017 and FY 2018.

An announcement was also made at the September 2017 ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee meeting that FY 2018 would be the last GEMs file update.

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