New ICD-10-CM code for COVID-19 virus effective April 1, 2020.
U07.1 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease
xxxxxxxUse additional code to identify pneumonia or other manifestations
xxxxxxxExcludes1: Coronavirus infection, unspecified site (B34.2)
xxxxxxxCoronavirus as the cause of diseases classified to other chapters (B97.2-)
xxxxxxxSevere acute respiratory syndrome [SARS], unspecified (J12.81)
New |Pipe Indented Index makes coding faster and easier.
The ICD-10 coding system system consists of two separate code sets; ICD-10-CM is the diagnosis code set which replaced ICD-9-CM Volume 1 and ICD-10-PCS is the procedure code set which replaced ICD-9-CM Volume 3.
Physicians, clinics and other providers need only ICD-10-CM coding product. Hospitals and payers need an ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS.