Legal consequences abound at every corner in healthcare. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.
With ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation right around the corner, there are a multitude of free resources available to assist in these final months.
A new bill introduced into the US House of Representatives proposes a two-year “grace period” for accepting codes submitted in ICD-10-CM/PCS.
The most recent round of end-to-end ICD-10 testing with Medicare revealed encouraging results, including improved acceptance rates over and above results from January’s testing period, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.