ICD-10-CM Coding for Social Determinants of Health
Authors: American Hospital Association
State: NatDoc: National Document
Website link: https://www.aha.org/system/files/2018-04/value-initiative-icd-10-code-social-determinants-of-health.pdf
Publicly Available: Yes
Billing and Reimbursement:
Sustainable Financing: General other, How to engage and work with Medicaid, Billing/CPT codes, National-level guidance
The AHA is working to increase utilization of Z codes. The AHA Coding Clinic has provided further clarification on the appropriate documentation and use of Z codes to enable hospitals to adopt their use into their processes.