Key Features and Benefits
NEW — Optum Edge —
ICONS for April updates. Easily 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
Optum Edge — Intuitive features and format. Visual alerts, including color-coding and
symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character
requirements, placeholder X, and more.
Supplementary appendixes. Additional coding and
reimbursement information on PDPM for SNF and IRF services, and Medicare
coverage, quality initiatives, and long-term care guidelines.
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.
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.
· 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.
· Guidelines with coding examples. Official
Guidelines for Coding and Reporting including chapter-specific coding
· Helpful illustrations. Detailed color anatomy illustration appendix. Plus,
many illustrations at the code level identifying specific code-related