Despite rumors to the contrary, Medicaid is, and has been, ready for the implementation of ICD-10, according to a federal Medicaid official who spoke Tuesday at AHIMA’s ICD-10-CM/PCS and CAC Summit.
Review major news and insights coming out of AHIMA’s ICD-10-CM/PCS and Computer-Assisted Coding Summit, held April 22-23 in Washington, DC.
For easy access to all web stories related to the summit, simply click on the “ICD-10/CAC Summit” category tag or navigate from the list in this post.
Assign the appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis code for aspiration pneumonia due to inhalation of food.
Consumers increasingly are willing to take a chance on non-traditional healthcare providers—including in settings such as retail clinics or through mobile health devices—depending on cost and convenience, a new report finds.
Insurance companies are expressing opposition to a proposed rule mandating uniformity in the way that payers handle patient data.