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With just six months to go, get your medical practice ready for the ICD-10 coding transition. Find resources, training tips, and more here in our resource center.
CMS Answers Calls for ICD-10 Safeguards
While recent concessions made by CMS on the ICD-10 transition may relieve stress for practices making the transition, some say it’s not enough.
ICD-10: Do Patients Even Need To Know?
Your patients probably don't care about ICD-10, but there may be situations in which you might want or need to tell them.
Approaching an ICD-10 Implementation with Confidence
Here are 11 tips to ensure your practice will be on track for a successful ICD-10 transition come Oct. 1, 2015 and beyond.
Latest ICD-10 Developments and What Physicians Should Know
Find out what the recent agreement between the AMA and CMS means for physicians going forward.
Preparing the Nonclinical, Non-Coder for ICD-10
Establish appropriate staff training for ICD-10 at your medical practice with a keen eye on your revenue cycle management.
Low-Level MDM; Teaching Doc Requirements; Referral Confusion
Our coding expert discusses coding for low-level MDM; teaching physician requirements; referral confusion, and transitional care management.
Diagnosis Coding is Vital to Fair Compensation
Medical practices need to focus more attention on the specificity and completeness of their diagnosis coding in order to be compensated fairly.
ICD-10 Preparation: 3 Tips for Early 2015
With the ICD-10 transition on the horizon, medical practices need to start preparing. Here are three tips to start with when the calendar flips to 2015.
ICD-10: From Politics to Preparation
Sue Bowman of AHIMA discusses how ICD-10 got delayed, the true cost of waiting one year for implementation, and how to get your practice prepared.
ICD-10 Next Steps: For the Prepared and Procrastinators
Angie Comfort of AHIMA gives you quick tips on what you should do to prepare for ICD-10 in 2015, whether your practice was ready or not in 2014.
Preparing for the ICD-10 Transition
Betty Hovey of AAPC explains the looming medical coding transition to ICD-10 and how to prepare your medical practice.
ICD-10 Procrastinator's Six-Month Timeline
ICD-10 will be here before you know it. Here's what you need to do before October 1.
Six Key Differences Between ICD-9 and ICD-10
The changes in the new ICD-10 coding system will help you do your job better. Here are some changes you'll be happy to meet.
Seven Big ICD-10 Changes for Primary Care
Focus on the most frequently used codes at your primary-care practice — such as these seven — to better prepare for the ICD-10 transition.
Eight ICD-10 Resources to Prepare Your Practice
ICD-10 training for your staff will vary by learning style and practice role. Here are eight resources to meet your needs.
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