In Coding
Jan 7th, 2020
A new ICD-10-CM code for reporting vaping-related disorders has been created. This new code and updated guidance supersedes previous vaping coding guidance released in October 2019. ICD-10-CM code U07.0 Vaping-related disorder is effective April 1, 2020. Illnesses Related to Vaping Continue As of Dec. 27, 2019, there are been 2,561 reported cases of e-cigarette, or ...
In Coding
Sep 12th, 2019
Improved ICD-10-CM coding could lead to answers for what is causing the outbreak. Twenty-six people in 21 states have died from severe respiratory illness associated with vaping products used in e-cigarettes — all in the past few months. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as of Oct. 8 more than 1,299 ...