TITLE

Preparing For ICD-10 the Cost of Progress

AUTHOR(S)
Roberge, Denny
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Healthcare Administrative Management;Jan2011, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the aspects for hospital providers and executives to consider in preparing for the implementation of the International Classification of Diseases-10-Clinical Modification/Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-CM/ PCS) in the U.S. It is considered helpful for providers and executives to be prepared for this code as the ICD-10 will create a complex system. Hospitals are encouraged to determine where the excess resides in the system.
ACCESSION #
59176795

 

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