[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 32 (Wednesday, February 16, 2011)]
[Pages 9018-9019]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-3542]



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Classifications and 
Public Health Data Standards Staff, Announces the Following Meeting

    Name: ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance Committee meeting.
    Times and Dates: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., March 9, 2011. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., 
March 10, 2011.
    Place: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Auditorium, 
7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244.
    Status: Open to the public, limited only by the space available. 
The meeting room accommodates approximately 240 people.
    Security Considerations: Due to increased security requirements CMS 
has instituted stringent procedures for entrance into the building by 
non-government employees. Attendees will need to present valid 
government-issued picture identification, and sign-in at the

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security desk upon entering the building.
    Attendees who wish to attend a specific ICD-9-CM C&M meeting on 
March 9-10, 2011, must submit their name and organization by March 5, 
2011, for inclusion on the visitor list. This visitor list will be 
maintained at the front desk of the CMS building and used by the guards 
to admit visitors to the meeting.
    Participants who attended previous ICD-9-CM C&M meetings will no 
longer be automatically added to the visitor list. You must request 
inclusion of your name prior to each meeting you attend.
    Please register to attend the meeting on-line at: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/apps/events/.
    Please contact Mady Hue (410-786-4510 or [email protected]), 
for questions about the registration process.
    Purpose: The ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance (C&M) Committee 
is a public forum for the presentation of proposed modifications to the 
International Classification of Diseases, Ninth-Revision, Clinical 
    Matters To Be Discussed: Agenda items include:

March 9, 2011

    ICD-10 Topics:

Code freeze
Abbreviated titles
V28.0 ICD-10 MS-DRGs
ICD-10-PCS Updates
ICD-10-CM updates

    ICD-9-CM Procedure Topics:

AngelMed Guardian
Cerebral tissue oximetry
Completion angiography
Electromagnetic tip for nodules
Embolization of uterine artery
Excisional debridement
    External ventricular drainage
    Frame with ultrasound of brain and TPA
    Hip bearing surface
    Implantation of an anti-microbial envelope
    Insertion of aqueous drainage shunt
    Knee resurfacing
    Lead extraction
    Left atrial appendage exclusion femoral/epicardial access
    Neuroflow endovascular dual balloon catheter
    Non-excisional debridement
    Occlusion of left atrial appendage
    Sling operation for male incontinence
    Sleeve gastrectomy
    Spinal cord neurostimulator
    Transcatheter aortic valve replacement
    Addenda (procedures)

    ICD-10-PCS Topics:

    Bearing surface of total ankle replacement
    Intra-operative monitoring in ICD-10-PCS
Interspinous process internal fixation; dynamic stabilization vs. 
Static distraction
Mesh (bioloigcal) in ICD-10-PCS

March 10, 2011

    ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Topics:

Acute kidney injury
Acute interstitial pneumonia (re-presentation)
Atrial fibrillation
Highly calcified coronary lesions
Femoroacetabular impingement
Hepatopulmonary syndrome
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Infection following transfusion (re-presentation)
Malnutrition (re-presentation)
Persistent air leak
Postoperative respiratory failure
Postoperative shock
Smoke inhalation
Vitreomacular adhesion
    ICD-9-CM Addenda (diagnoses)

    ICD-10-CM Topics:

Acute disseminated encephalitis and encephalomyelitis
Acute necrotizing hemorrhagic encephalopathy
Atrial fibrillation and flutter
Benign shuddering attacks
Developmental venous anomaly
Glasgow coma scale
Lumbar spinal cord issues
Migraine and headache issues
Muscular dystrophy and related issues
Orthopedic issues
Other chronic pain
Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome
Ventral hernias
ICD-10-CM Addenda (diagnoses)

    Agenda items are subject to change as priorities dictate.

    Note:  CMS and NCHS will no longer provide paper copies of 
handouts for the meeting. Electronic copies of all meeting materials 
will be posted on the CMS and NCHS Web sites prior to the meeting at 
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ICD9ProviderDiagnosticCodes/03_meetings.asp#TopOfPage and http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/icd/icd9cm_maintenance.htm.

    Contact Persons for Additional Information: Donna Pickett, Medical 
Systems Administrator, Classifications and Public Health Data Standards 
Staff, NCHS, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 2337, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, 
e-mail [email protected], telephone 301-458-4434 (diagnosis); Mady Hue, 
Health Insurance Specialist, Division of Acute Care, CMS, 7500 Security 
Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland 21244, e-mail [email protected], 
telephone 410-786-4510 (procedures).
    The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been 
delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to 
announcements of meetings and other committee management activities, 
for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Agency 
for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.

    Dated: February 9, 2011.
Elaine L. Baker,
Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease 
Control and Prevention.
[FR Doc. 2011-3542 Filed 2-15-11; 8:45 am]