ICD-10 & Coding
11:10 am May 08, 2017
Hospitals are increasingly looking for more technical employees, AHIMA found, based on latest job listings.
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.
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.
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.
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.
09:36 am January 04, 2017
Ann Chenoweth’s term began on Jan. 1, 2017.
07:06 am December 20, 2016
The software’s coding engine can parse ICD-10 to discover conditions in charts and physician notes.
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.
09:59 am September 28, 2016
The agency posted answers to pressing questions for coders and hospitals to consider when the year of flexibility end on Oct. 1, 2016.
04:03 pm August 19, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said that the grace period will end as planned and come Oct. it will end the flexibilities it granted hospitals and coders thus far.