Going the distance

Conn, Joseph
October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/3/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 40, p24
Trade Publication
The article discusses the hurdles facing U.S. healthcare providers and insurers before shifting to the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) mandated by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). These include the conversion from the Version 4010 claims transaction standards to Version 5010 using ICD-10 codes and the clearing of many meaningful-use criteria. It gives an update on how the industry is faring with regards to ICD-10 preparations.


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