It's Time To Kick Those Unhealthy Habits — Fun With ICD-10Z68.35 — Body mass index (BMI) 35.0-35.9, adult
R03.0 — Elevated blood-pressure reading, without diagnosis of hypertension
F17.210 — Nicotine dependence, cigarettes, uncomplicated
F10.129 — Alcohol abuse with intoxication, unspecified

In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the additional clinical documentation needed from your providers to comply with ICD-10 coding, and more importantly, for accurate and clean claims submission to keep your revenue stream flowing! We are to help YOU prepare for the October 1, 2015 implementation date. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for all of your training and education needs!