2021 ICD-10-CM Code H54.0X5

Blindness right eye, category 5

Version 2021
Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

H54.0X5 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of blindness right eye, category 5. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 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.

ICD-10:H54.0X5
Short Description:Blindness right eye, category 5
Long Description:Blindness right eye, category 5

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Blindness right eye, category 5

Header codes like H54.0X5 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 5:

  • H54.0X53 - Blindness right eye category 5, blindness left eye category 3
  • H54.0X54 - Blindness right eye category 5, blindness left eye category 4
  • H54.0X55 - Blindness right eye category 5, 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