Key Features and Benefits
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 companies.
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.
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
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
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