By Lynn Diorio, CCS-P, CRC
Risk Adjustment Coder
Coding for diabetes can be a daunting process. Clear and concise documentation by the provider is key in helping to ensure that the condition is captured appropriately. There are five major categories that diabetes can fall into in ICD-10: Type 1 (E10); Type 2 (E11); Diabetes due to underlying condition (E08); Drug or chemical-induced (E09); and other specified (E13).