I'm not certain because I haven't seen the documentation ... BUT ...
I don't think this is a first-degree burn if debridement of blisters was required.
Look at 16020-16030, depending on extent of burn.
I think your Dx will be in the 94x.x area depending on location (e.g. upper limb, except wrist & hand would be 943.2x) Plus E926.2 (to show that the injury resulted from sunburn)
Hope that helps.
F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC
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