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Family Practice Coding Alert

Replace Your OHS, Apnea and Hypersomnia Diagnoses

Clip and save your 780.xx to 327.xx crosswalk If you're wondering how the new sleep-related diagnosis codes will fit into your coding structure, we've got just what you need. The chart will show you when to use the new ICD-9 sleep disturbance series instead of the old denial-triggering codes.

When the new diagnosis codes become effective Oct. 1, you will have to look beyond the revised "unspecified" 780.5x series, often to the detailed 327.xx ICD-9 codes. Check out our chart to determine how you might use the new codes.

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