Have You Heard? – May 19, 2015
A recently released paper by healthcare industry software provider AthenaHealth covers the top 5 risks facing provider practices, regarding a smooth transition to ICD-10. The paper also offers some tips on how to avoid or minimize these risks.
Follow the link below to download the paper and find out what those 5 risks are:
AthenaHealth paper on 5 risks of ICD-10 transition
Have You Heard? – May 13, 2015
As reported on the Healthcare Finance News website, Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) has introduced a bill to delay the conversion to ICD-10. The text of the bill, introduced on April 30, just surfaced this past Monday. Referred to as the “Cutting Costly Codes Act of 2015”, the bill has been referred to two Congressional committees. However, it is important to note that there is no guarantee that the bill will be heard in either committee.
Follow the link below to read the article and see the text of the proposed bill:
Another bill to delay ICD-10??