ICD-10 and Other Coding Revisions to National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) -- April 2022 (CR 1 of 2)

MLN Matters Number: MM12480
Related CR Release Date: October 21, 2021
Related CR Transmittal Number: R11068OTN
Related Change Request (CR) Number: 12480
Effective Date: April 1, 2022
Implementation Date: November 23, 2021-Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs); April 4, 2022, Medicare Shared Systems

CR 12480 tells you about updates of International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) conversions and other coding updates specific to National Coverage Determinations (NCDs). These changes result from:

  • Newly available codes
  • Separate NCD coding revisions
  • Coding feedback

CMS isn’t including any policy changes in this ICD-10 quarterly update. CMS covers NCD policy changes using the current, longstanding NCD process. Make sure your billing staff knows about these changes.

View the complete CMS Medicare Learning Network (MLN) Matters (MM)12480.


            Last Updated Wed, 24 Nov 2021 20:00:46 +0000