Pneumonia due to Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus J15.212
The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Pneumonia due to Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus" is "J15.212". J15.212 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
- J15.212 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM J15.212 became effective on October 1, 2018.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J15.212 - other international versions of ICD-10 J15.212 may differ.
Codes: = Billable
- J15 Bacterial pneumonia, not elsewhere classified
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.