ICD-10 & Coding

By Mike Miliard 09:46 am August 19, 2015
As the Oct. 1 compliance date looms, the American Hospital Association has published a new ICD-10 checklist, laying out key steps to keep hospitals on track for a successful transition to the new code set.
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By Bernie Monegain 09:14 am August 04, 2015
In case you missed them, want to take a second look, or want to see what most Healthcare IT News readers were clicking, here are the most popular stories for the month just passed.
By Jeff Marion 07:42 pm April 15, 2015
Wednesday highlights from HIMSS15 in Chicago including the George W. Bush keynote.
Bridge with lights
By Mike Miliard 09:53 am January 26, 2015
Oct. 1, 2015, is a lot closer than you might think. Before the ICD-10 deadline arrives, there are some important items on any healthcare organization's to-do list.
crystal ball
By Bernie Monegain 10:00 am January 14, 2015
Thought about what might happen in the world of healthcare IT as the year unfolds? Jay Sultan, who serves as strategy consultant at Bellevue, Wash.-based health IT company Edifecs, has. He recently released seven healthcare predictions for 2015 and some of his forecasts might surprise you.
By Bernie Monegain 10:24 am December 22, 2014
The tale of ICD-10 has been one marked by deferral. So many deadlines were set as firm, only to be pushed back time and again over more than 10 years. In 2014, the healthcare industry suddenly found itself with another deadline pushed back -- and now there's talk of yet more delay.
Missing puzzle piece
By Mike Miliard 10:44 am November 19, 2014
So you've done due diligence, made deliberate purchasing decisions, and -- thanks to smart planning and strategic teamwork -- your rollout was near-flawless. Congratulations. You're the proud owner of an electronic health record system.
By Jeff Marion 07:03 pm February 25, 2014
Tuesday saw over 35,000 HIMSS14 attendees returning to the Orange County Convention Center to pick up where they left off on Monday.
Healthcare IT year in review, 2013
By Benjamin Harris 06:08 am December 30, 2013
2013 has been a big year in the world of healthcare information technology.
MGMA 2013 photos
By Erin McCann 01:51 am October 09, 2013
The Medical Group Management Association annual conference, held in San Diego, drew nearly 5,000 physicians and healthcare industry professionals from across the country.