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AHIMA demands 2015 start for ICD-10
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The American Health Information Management Association has called for the Department of Health and Human Services to announce Oct.  Read »

What to do about the ICD-10 delay
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Now that medical practices have been legislated a reprieve from ICD-10 implementation, they need to decide what to do next.  Read »

CMS says ICD-10 guidance is coming
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No It's not particularly helpful, but the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has finally addressed the impending ICD-10Read »

CIO wrangles data for first step to ACO
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​Like most CIOs of three-hospital health systems, Karen Bowling has plenty keeping her busy these days. Now there's more to do.  Read »

How to inoculate ICD-10 coding from another delay
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Let's be honest. We shouldn't be surprised that an ICD-10 delay became law. It's a concept that is easier to hate than embrace.  Read »

Whether you are relieved or frustrated by the ICD-10 delay, use the time wisely
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The delay in ICD-10 implementation was met last week with equal parts relief and frustration.  Read »

Who is not prepared for ICD-10? Plenty
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It is now official: you must wait until 2015 to use ICD-10 code W6112XA – struck by macaw.  Read »

Bill Spooner's health IT journey goes on
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Bill Spooner “retired” from his post as leader of Sharp HealthCare’s 450-member IT team on Feb. 14.  Read »

ICD-10 delay: Who benefits?
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ICD-10 delay: Who benefits?  Read »

ICD-10 delay dismays prepared vendors
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Healthcare industry response to yet another postponement of ICD-10 coding ranges from relief to resentment.  Read »

 
 

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