2018 updates for ICD-10 codes

CMS has released the 2018 ICD-10-CM codes to be used for discharges and for patient encounters occurring from October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.

The coding updates will be automatically pushed by gMed to the Diagnosis search engine and will be available in gGastro as of October 1, 2017No version upgrade is required.  

While the database search results will reflect the updates, any codes that are manually configured in gGastro user lists, or other areas, must be manually updated to reflect the correct codes.  Please refer to the CMS website for the full list of changes.