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CMS Implemented 12 new ICD-10-PCS Codes

CMS Implemented 12 new ICD-10-PCS Codes Effective August 1, 2020


In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is implementing 12 new procedure codes to describe the introduction or infusion of therapeutics into the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS), effective August 01, 2020.

The files in the Downloads section contain information on the ICD-10-PCS COVID-19 updates effective with discharges on and after August 1, 2020.

Please visit to view or download the new codes.

Delores Johnson, RHIA, MS, HIIM
Chair, HIM Department

August 11, 2020

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