Home Health Grouper Updated with New COVID-19 and Vaping-Related Disorder Diagnosis Codes

As reported previously, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced a change to the effective date for the new ICD-10 diagnosis code for COVID-19 to April, 1 2020, and issued supplemental guidance. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) indicated there would be updates to previously released transmittals to reflect this change. …