This Just In! – More New Codes Related to COVID-19 for April 1, 2022

This Just In!
More New Codes Related to COVID-19 for April 1, 2022


This LibmanLightbox™, by nationally recognized coding authority Lynn Kuehn,
MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, focuses three new ICD-10-CM codes and seven new ICD-10-PCS codes related to COVID-19 will be issued in an April 1, 2022 code set update.  Details are a little scarce, but here is what we know now.

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Disclaimer: This article is written for educational purposes only. Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure its accuracy and completeness. It is the responsibility of the reader to refer to the definitions, descriptions, conventions, and guidelines specific to each coding classification, as well as relevant laws and regulations when selecting and reporting medical codes.

About the Author

Lynn Kuehn is president of Kuehn Consulting, LLC, and a nationally recognized authority on ICD-10-PCS coding. Lynn was elected to the AHIMA Board of Directors, served as faculty for the original ICD-10 “Train-the-Trainers” program, and authored or co-authored several of AHIMA’s most popular books including ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach, recognized as the “go-to” resource for learning and mastering ICD-10-PCS. As a Subject Matter Expert with Libman Education, Lynn’s unique and engaging teaching methods as well as her leadership on the importance of accuracy and efficiency in coding is recognized by clients and students throughout the country.

3 thoughts on “This Just In! – More New Codes Related to COVID-19 for April 1, 2022

  1. Nicole Guest - February 7, 2022 at 1:22 pm

    I would love to share this information with our providers, is there a way to print the presentation?

    • Susan Pepple - February 8, 2022 at 6:43 pm

      Nicole – Thank you for your note. Unfortunately, there is no way to print the COVID LibmanLightbox and your providers would miss out on the helpful hyperlinks within the Lightbox. You are very welcome to share the link with your providers.

  2. Roopa Subramani - February 9, 2022 at 5:30 pm

    Thanks for these valuable short posts that I look forward to all the time! I have posted the link to an fb page that I recently created called ,’Medical Coding in the-Know’ for the very purpose of sharing such important and useful posts for the benefit of other fellow coding professionals!