SUPPLEMENTAL DIAGNOSIS CODE IS MISSING OR INVALID FOR DIAGNOSIS TYPE GIVEN (ICD-9, ICD-10)
This rejection indicates the claim was submitted with an invalid diagnosis (ICD-10) code.
The principal diagnosis cannot be an external cause. New edits had been placed for ICD-10 codes on 10/1/2016.
Follow the instructions below to edit a diagnosis code:
Then, resubmit all affected claims.
Tip: Most subscription levels include access to a free code scrubbing tool on the Encounter. Utilizing this feature for all encounters can help prevent code rejections.
Note: Kareo Support cannot provide coding assistance. Please contact your biller/coder with any CPT or ICD code questions.