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New COVID-19 Diagnosis Code U071 to be a Benefit Of Healthy Texas Women and Family Planning Program, Effective April 1, 2020

Last updated on 5/18/2020

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics is implementing a new diagnosis code into the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification for reporting Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).

Effective April 1, 2020, diagnosis code U071 will be a benefit of Healthy Texas Women (HTW) and Family Planning Program (FPP) for reporting COVID-19.

For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 800-925-9126.