DSF is pleased to announce that we now have ICD-10 codes for Dravet syndrome.

The International Classification of Disease (ICD) is a system used by healthcare providers to classify and code diagnoses, symptoms, and procedure recorded in conjunction with hospital care in the U.S., and it is important for health insurance reimbursement, administration, epidemiology, and research.

Read more about why it is so important for a rare disease to have it’s own ICD-10 code in this Decoding Dravet blog post.