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New ICD-10 COVID-19 Procedure Codes for Therapeutics and Vaccines

Last updated on 12/22/2020

Effective for dates of service on or after January 1, 2021, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is implementing 21 new surgical procedure codes for International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10) COVID-19 therapeutics and vaccines, including antibody treatments and immunomodulators, into the ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) for inpatient hospital surgical procedure codes.

Procedure Codes

XW013H6

XW013K6

XW013S6

XW013T6

XW013U6

XW023S6

XW023T6

XW023U6

XW033E6

XW033F6

XW033G6

XW033H6

XW033L6

XW043E6

XW043F6

XW043G6

XW043H6

XW043L6

XW0DXM6

XW0G7M6

XW0H7M6

The 21 new codes will be included in the All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Groups (APR-DRG) software Version 38.1 update, which is scheduled for release on December 29, 2020.

For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 800-925-9126 or the TMHP-CSHCN Services Program Contact Center at 800-568-2413.