CMS requests that Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) update ICD-10-CM Code D68.32 in order to facilitate add-on payments under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS). The FISS will remove D68.28 from the list of hemophilia diagnoses for statement covers thru dates after June 30, 2018 in accordance with rules for the standardized payment calculation.
Subject: Diagnosis Code Update for Add-on Payments for Blood Clotting Factor Administered to Hemophilia Inpatients
Release Date: May 24, 2018
Effective Date: July 1, 2018
Implementation Date: July 2, 2018
Special Notes: Transmittal 3990, dated March 1, 2018, is being rescinded and replaced by Transmittal 4062 dated, May 24, 2018, to correct the code description of ICD-10-CM Code D68.32 in the background section of the requirements and in the manual. All other information remains the same.