Key Features and Benefits
Edge — Color-coding and symbols
for Medicare Code Edits. Includes our hallmark color-coding and symbols
identifying ICD-10 MS-DRG MCEs for non-covered procedures, limited coverage
procedures, combination only procedures, non-operating room procedures
affecting MS-DRG assignment, non-operating room procedures NOT affecting
MS-DRG assignment, hospital acquired condition (HAC) related procedures, and
new technology add-on payment (NTAP).
illustrations. The approach illustrations show components that determine
the approach, including access location, method, and instrumentation.
part definitions included in root operation tables. All terms listed in
the body part definition appendix are included in the root operation tables
for the Medical/Surgical section eliminating the need to reference the
appendixes when selecting the correct body part value.
Illustrations of body parts with body part values accompany the Character
Meaning tables in the Medical/Surgical section.
combination tables. Identify ICD-10-PCS code combination requirements
needed to satisfy certain MS-DRG requirements.
· Product Updates. Code changes and
updates will be made available on the Optum Product Update page on
Optumcoding.com to our valued ICD-10-PCS customers.