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ICD 10 Coding Alert

Family Practice:

Tackle ADHD Type to Accurately Report F90 Code

Combined type can now be separately reported from predominantly hyperactive types. If your FP diagnoses attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD), you’ll have to look more keenly at the type of ADHD/ ADD to arrive at the correct ICD-10 diagnosis to report. ICD-9: Under the ICD-9 coding system, you have two general codes for these conditions: [...]