icd-10 transition made easier

Find out how ICD-10 will impact your claims reimbursements. The latest news and tips about ICD-10 as presented by industry experts. Learn the 8 steps to ensure ICD-10 transition success. Get the scoop on the latest news in the ICD-10 world.

recent icd-10 blog posts

April 18, 2014
Physicians—Do Not Halt Your ICD-10 Training with the Extended One Year Delay

By Steve Gray Stevenson, Healthcare writer at audioeducator.com
Earlier this month President Obama signed a 12-month “doc fix” deal that will result in the delay of ICD-10 until at least Oct. 1, 2015.
The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) has estimated that the one-year delay could cost the healthcare industry up to $6.6 billion. And the postponement might cost their hospital clients anywhere …

April 8, 2014
The ICD-10 Delay: What It Means for Your Practice

By Ken Bradley
Whether the latest ICD-10 delay leaves you feeling frustrated or breathing a sigh of relief, all practices are wondering the same thing – where do we go from here?
For now, the implications of the new legislation delaying the implementation date are still unclear, and chances are there will be more questions than answers for quite some time. This …

April 1, 2014
Training for ICD-10: What Practices Need to Know

By Phil Dolan
When practices make the move from ICD-9 to ICD-10, the learning curve will be quite steep. Aside from having to master the ins and outs of a more vast and specific code set, administrative and clinical staff will also have to translate common ICD-9 codes to ICD-10. Much more than a simple substitution, code mapping requires a significant …

March 27, 2014
ICD-10: A Completely Different Ball Game

By Gina Hayes
With only a few months left to prepare for the ICD-10 transition, Orthopaedic Specialists of the Carolinas is busy getting ready, but not without the help of a committee leading our efforts. Transitioning to thousands more codes is a massive undertaking, and we want to make sure everyone in our 46-provider practice is ready and comfortable with the …

ICD-10 Hub
Connect With Us

Twitter: Click here to follow us on Twitter.

ICD-10 Hub LinkedIn Group: Click here to find us on LinkedIn.
ICD-10 Hub is a leading source of information about ICD-10 news and events. Sponsored by the AAPC, Navicure and Practice Management Institute (PMI), this website is dedicated to being an essential resource to help practices and HIT vendors understand how this transition will impact the entire industry and how every organization can properly prepare.
©2014 ICD10Hub.com