ICD-10 & Coding

By Healthcare IT News 12:17 pm October 01, 2013
On October 1, 2014, the health care industry will adopt the ICD-10 code set for reporting diagnoses and procedures to payers. Download this whitepaper to learn more on how to adapt your system for this changeover.
By Healthcare IT News 12:23 pm August 06, 2013
Unstructured information is the content that lives outside the core system and processes and it plagues practically every healthcare organization. It burdens clinicians and staff who have to find it, wait for it and worry about whether it is lost or misplaced. But effectively managing it can improve the user experience. Use these five steps for...
By Healthcare IT News 12:21 pm August 06, 2013
In the second half of this eye-opening interview with Judy Comitto, VP of IT and CIO at Trinitas Regional Medical Center, she explains more of the strategy behind Trinitas’ Meaningful Use and ICD-10 initiatives. Discussions include managing interfaces, doing storage within the Dell cloud and her work with Jersey Health Connect. Learn more about...
By Healthcare IT News 12:18 pm August 06, 2013
Judy Comitto, VP of IT and CIO at Trinitas Regional Medical Center, discusses how learning from past experiences brought her organization to find an easier path for physician documentation. In this in-depth discussion hear her thoughts on the benefits of voice recognition, document imaging and how IT leaders are working to balance the need for...
By Healthcare IT News 11:36 am July 31, 2013
The transition from ICD-9 to the new ICD-10 coding is a momentous shift for clinicians. “Transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10: Managing the process” covers the various methods healthcare facilities can utilize to become compliant under the new laws effectively and efficiently.
By Healthcare IT News 04:34 pm July 08, 2013
Description: Ready yourself for the coming ICD-10 changes and its potential impact on your practice. Educate yourself with our new eBook, "Make ICD-10 Easier!" It contains plenty of expert advice to help your practice effectively prepare for ICD-10. You'll learn: • The basics of ICD-10 versus ICD-9 • How to get control of tens of thousands of new...
By Healthcare IT News 04:27 pm July 08, 2013
There are many reasons EHR users need replacement systems. Do you know them? Should you be part of the 49%? In our new eBook, "EHR Replacement: Do It Right!", you’ll learn what’s sparking this trend and whether you need to hop on board. You'll learn: • Whether your EHR is right for your practice • How NOT to make the same EHR mistake twice •...
By Healthcare IT News 03:42 pm July 08, 2013
Seeking to improve daily workflow and decrease A/R days, Roanoke, Virginia-based Carilion Clinic discovered that through tight integration with its Epic HIS, SSI’s ClickON® Technology solutions could help the health system achieve its goals. With SSI, Carilion Clinic now boasts an impressive 47-52 A/R day range for hospital billing and 25-30 days...
By Healthcare IT News 03:40 pm July 08, 2013
At the precipice of the 5010 conversion, Hendersonville, North Carolina-based Pardee Hospital embarked on a change of billing vendors. With guidance from SSI’s acclaimed customer support, the nationally recognized, not-for-profit community hospital thrived during the transition and continues to benefit from ClaimSmart Suite®, SSI’s fourth...
By Healthcare IT News 12:01 pm June 26, 2013
Critical differences in NLP methodologies affect CAC performance, ROI, and scalability to ICD-10. Ensure you choose technology that drives immediate, measurable gains in coding processes and enables CDI programs and analytics applications. Read about NLP performance perspectives and see why LifeCode’s NLP experience matters.

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