Have You Heard? – January 28, 2016
The hubbub over last October 1’s implementation of ICD-10 is starting to settle a bit. But will you be affected by the next big coding deadline, coming up next year on February 28, 2017? Read about it on the Healthcare Finance News website.
2017 deadline for eCQM
Have You Heard? – January 20, 2016
In this “countdown” from #16 to #1, published last summer, of sixteen most absurd ICD-10 codes, Healthcare Dive editor Katie Williams also makes some humorous observations on the situations should you encounter them. Follow the link below to read the piece on the Healthcare Dive site.
Our favorite? Z63.1, “Problems in relationship with in-laws”, though it doesn’t specify which problem or which in-laws. Perhaps a modifier is needed.
Absurd code countdown