Tag: ICD-10


AMA, AHIMA Applaud the Early Release of New ICD-10 Codes

March 25, 2016

Via: Healthcare Informatics

The American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) have both applauded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for the release of more ICD-10 diagnosis and […]


ICD-10 Two Months In: For Providers, a Transition that Finally Came (and Went)

December 17, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

For many patient care organizations nationwide, there was much concern leading up to the ICD-10 implementation deadline of Oct. 1, 2015. Indeed, since the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) delayed the deadline for the transition to the new […]


6 Reasons Why ICD-10 Safe Harbor Is Dangerous for Healthcare Delivery

June 16, 2015

Via: Hit Consultant/Security

The Coalition for ICD-10 has issued the following statement in response to the recent efforts to create a “safe harbor” for physicians, which would prohibit claims from being denied due to incorrect or unspecified ICD-10 codes, will result in dangerous […]