ICD-10 & Coding

By Tom Sullivan 01:23 pm May 06, 2015
Once again, proposed legislation that would block the ICD-10 conversion is back -- almost. Without the actual text, though, it's hard to speculate on its chances of passing the House and Senate.
US Capitol
By Tom Sullivan 09:05 am April 27, 2015
Healthcare providers are going to be penalized after the ICD-10 compliance deadline. Not because they are filing claims wrong, but simply "because the system has changed," says one U.S. Senator.
clock close up
By Tom Sullivan 07:12 pm April 14, 2015
The healthcare industry is now closer than it's ever been to an ICD-10 compliance deadline -- if only in calendar days.
By Mike Miliard 01:22 pm April 13, 2015
KPMG is moving to shore up its presence in the health IT space with its acquisition of Beacon Partners, the Weymouth, Mass.-based healthcare consultancy.
close up on doctor using a keyboard
By Tom Sullivan 02:40 pm April 12, 2015
3M's new 360 MD tool walks clinicians through copy-paste of EHR data, ICD-10.
Doc and patient
By Richard Pizzi 07:37 am April 08, 2015
New payment models hold great promise but healthcare organizations are going to need "insight and focus" to get there.
Stressed doctor
By Erin McCann 11:08 am April 06, 2015
WEDI's newest survey of ICD-10 readiness among providers, vendors and health plans is out. And the progress report is not as promising as officials had hoped.
Attendees at HIMSS
By Tom Sullivan 08:07 am April 06, 2015
With more than 1,000 exhibitors, hundreds of education sessions and some top-flight keynotes, it would be impossible for any one person to see all of HIMSS15. But here are a few tricks to help you maximize your time there.
U.S. Capitol
By Tom Sullivan 08:28 am April 01, 2015
With just six months to go, the healthcare industry is closer to an ICD-10 compliance deadline than it's ever been. But the code set conversion is still not free and clear from the chance that Congress could delay it again.
Frustrated doctor
By Mike Miliard 10:51 am March 06, 2015
In a letter this week to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, more than 100 medical societies aired "a number of concerns that do not appear to be addressed" as the ICD-10 deadline looms.

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