NEW — Optum Edge — ICONS for April
distinguish between April and October new and revised codes with green
icons for April and black for October changes.
NEW — Optum Edge — Expanded Table of Drugs and Chemicals. Expanded to include updated drugs and codes
listed with associated intent with icon to easily identify the added drugs.
NEW — Optum
Edge — ICONS identifying RxHCCs and ESRD HCCs. Quickly identify the RxHCC and ESRD/PACE ICD-10-CM codes used in risk
adjustment coding by Medicare Advantage Plans.
NEW — Optum
Edge — ICONS identifying HHS-HCCs. Easily identify the Department
of Health and Human Services HHS-HCCs used by commercial insurance
Optum Edge — Intuitive features and format. Visual alerts, including color-coding and
symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character
requirements, placeholder X, Medicare Code Edits (MCE), manifestation
codes, QPP, HCCs, unspecified codes, and more.
Product Updates. April and other ICD-10-CM changes and updates will be made
available on the Optum Product Update page on Optumcoding.com for our
valued ICD-10-CM customers.
Coding tips and clinical definitions. Coding tips assist in appropriate code selection,
while clinical definitions provide a better understanding of complex
ICD-10-CM diagnostic terms.
List of code changes and conversion table. A list of all
2023 new, revised, and deleted codes. Plus an ICD-10-CM conversion table
from the new and changed codes to the code previously used.
Updated index with shaded guides. The updated Index to Diseases and Injuries
includes vertical shaded guides that show the indent levels for subentries
under main terms.
Guidelines with coding
Official Guidelines for Coding and
Reporting including chapter-specific coding examples.
Helpful illustrations. Detailed color anatomy
illustration appendix. Plus, many illustrations at the code level
identifying specific code-related anatomy.
Supplementary appendixes. Pharmacology listings, Z codes for long-term use of
drugs and associated drug names, and Z codes used only as primary