Aug 01, 2018 · New Medicare Payment Model for SNFs Finalized for October 1, 2019, Start: Only a Few Changes from Original Proposal. After a brief 34-day interval from the close of the comment period to the publication of the final rule, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized its proposal to implement the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM), largely as proposed with only a few modifications. Risk Adjustment Coding and HCC Guide 2018 Optum360, LLC 61 Coding Scenario 2 Result type: History and Physical Note Performed By/Author: Black MD, Brian on January 11, 2018 Result date: January 11, 2018 Verified By: Black MD, Brian on January 11, 2018 Result status: Auth (Verified) Encounter info: (IPE) Emergency - IP, 1/11/2018 - 1/12/2018 Question: Does code U07.1 apply to all healthcare settings? For example, can it be used as the prim ary code for home health services or rehab facilities? Answer: Code U07.1, COVID-19, has part of the official ICD-10-CM code set effective Ap ril 1, 2020. As such, it is the HIPAA code set standard for diagnosis coding in all care settings.