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“Finally Friday!” Major Coding Changes in 2017 – Part 2

FRIDAY January 20, 2017: “Major Coding Changes in 2017” Part Deux or Election 2016 fell FAR SHORT of a warm-up. Get for the Handouts Sponsored by The Health Law Partners and ZirMed THIS WEEK, we return with PART TWO of a review of the … Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” Major Coding Changes in 2017

FRIDAY January 13, 2017: “Major Coding Changes in 2017” or Election 2016 was just a warm-up. Get the Handouts Sponsored by The Health Law Partners and ZirMed THIS WEEK, we return with our first show of 2017, a review of … Continue reading

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Via: Prepare for Thousands of ICD-10 Code Changes

Despite a chilly reception, ICD-10 was successfully implemented on October 1, 2015. Now it’s time to heat things up. At the ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee meeting, March 9-10, 2016, stakeholders proposed 1,900 code changes to ICD-10-CM and several last-minute … Continue reading

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Preparing for ICD-10

I’ve worked as a HIM coder for almost 20 years. Our industry has talked about the conversion of ICD-9 to ICD-10 for my whole career. I am very practical and really didn’t see the Feds spending the gobs of money required … Continue reading

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