2022 ICD-10-CM Code H54.0X3

Blindness right eye, category 3

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10:H54.0X3
Short Description:Blindness right eye, category 3
Long Description:Blindness right eye, category 3

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Visual disturbances and blindness (H53-H54)
      • Blindness and low vision (H54)

H54.0X3 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of blindness right eye, category 3. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Blindness right eye, category 3

Non-specific codes like H54.0X3 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for blindness right eye, category 3:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H54.0X33 for blindness left eye category 3
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H54.0X34 for blindness left eye category 4
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H54.0X35 for blindness left eye category 5

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018