ICD-10 & Coding

St. Joseph's Health revenue cycle management RCM
By Bill Siwicki 11:16 am December 22, 2020
“A big contributing factor to this success was the creation of auto-text templates for common procedures, all pre-verified by coders to meet billing requirements,” said the health system’s CMIO.
By Mike Miliard 03:41 pm July 18, 2019
The list of healthcare jobs the AHIMA Foundation program can help fill and upskill is long and varied, including clinical documentation improvement specialists, data analysts, medical and clinical lab techs, privacy and security officers and more.
Hottest healthcare skills: Analytics, documentation, health IT
By Tom Sullivan 11:10 am May 08, 2017
Hospitals are increasingly looking for more technical employees, AHIMA found, based on latest job listings.
healthcare coding
By Tom Sullivan 03:15 pm May 05, 2017
CAC software can automate nearly 90 percent of medical coding and enable hospitals to compare actual care with best practices to increase efficiencies, report says.
AHIMA pushes Congress to fund ONC, continue investing in EHR interoperability
By Tom Sullivan 01:31 pm April 24, 2017
The industry group argued that not adequately funding the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT would undermine the 21st Century Cures Act and inhibit work toward a learning health system.
3M Google Verily HIMSS17
By Bill Siwicki 11:31 am February 13, 2017
The vendor also will be announcing new products for value-based care and coding, a top 3M Health Information Systems executive says.
By John Andrews 07:01 am February 08, 2017
SNOMED International head David Markwell will shed light on how the clinical terminologies contribute to greater consistency for clinical analytics. 
AHIMA 3M Ann Chenoweth
By Bernie Monegain 09:36 am January 04, 2017
Ann Chenoweth’s term began on Jan. 1, 2017.
machine learning ICD-10
By Jack McCarthy 07:06 am December 20, 2016
The software’s coding engine can parse ICD-10 to discover conditions in charts and physician notes. 
ICD-10 grace period ends
By Susan Morse 10:45 am October 05, 2016
Executives involved with the code switch said the first year went smoothly. But they are now expecting a new level of difficulty in the next 18-24 months while coders must be more precise for CMS and private insurers to accept and pay claims.