TITLE

Going the distance

AUTHOR(S)
Conn, Joseph
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;10/3/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 40, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
66631793

 

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