In a previous article titled ICD-10: the Axis of Classification, I discussed a particularly simple method for preparing your key stakeholders for the transition to
The transition to ICD-10-CM/PCS, encompassing both diagnosis and procedure coding, is the biggest change in the United States healthcare system that most of us can
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first in of a series of articles addressing the facts, adoption, implementation and the interconnectivity of ICD-10 and Meaningful Use
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the fourth in a series of articles addressing the definitions and differences between the Medical and Surgical Root Operations of ICD-10.
The United States is one of the last economically developed nations to transition from ICD-9 to the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition, also known
Despite his lost last Saturday in South Carolina, a week ago last Tuesday, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the New Hampshire GOP primary, capturing
Recently I was addressing a group of healthcare dilettantes to discuss the impending transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10 and the various processes, staff resources and
When an organization brings us in to talk about ICD-10-CM, someone invariably asks why “how to register for and receive EHR government Incentive money” is