Not Valid for Submission
H54.415 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 5. 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.
The ICD-10-CM code H54.415 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like blind right eye, complete blindness of right eye or complete pinhole blindness of right eye.
Specific Coding for Blindness, right eye, category 5
Non-specific codes like H54.415 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:
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Blind right eye
- Complete blindness of right eye
- Complete pinhole blindness of right eye