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ICD 10 Coding Alert

Cardiology:
R07.89 Lets You Report Chest Pressure and More as of Oct. 1

Following inclusion notes will keep your coding on track. Once ICD-10-CM is implemented on Oct. 1, 2014, you’ll need to know the meaning of “intercostal” if you want to choose the appropriate chest pain code. Here’s how the new codeset options break down. ICD-9-CM Code 786.59, Other chest pain
ICD-10-CM Codes R07.82, Intercostal pain
R07.89, Other chest pain