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ICD-10 Code Changes for 2022

Updated: Oct 8, 2021



ICD-10 Code Changes for 2022

Effective October 1, 2021

Code changes are effective 10-1-2021 and are based on date of service, not billing date.

New codes must be used for services occurring on or after October 1.


The updated code changes most affecting chiropractic providers for the upcoming year are as follows:


REMOVED

M54.5 Low back pain


ADDED


G44.86 Cervicogenic headache


M54.50 Low back pain, unspecified

M54.51 Vertebrogenic low back pain

M54.59 Other low back pain


M45.A0 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of unspecified sites in the spine

M45.A1 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of occipito-atlanto-axial region

M45.A2 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of cervical region

M45.A3 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of cervicothoracic region

M45.A4 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of thoracic region

M45.A5 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of thoracolumbar region

M45.A6 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of lumbar region

M45.A7 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of lumbosacral region

M45.A8 - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of sacrococcygeal region

M45.AB - Non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis of multiple sites in spine


All codes have been modified in the Document Plus software via automatic update for use on the Clinical Exam and Daily Note Forms for users with a current support contract.