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Premier, Inc. Joins the Coalition for ICD-10

The Coalition for ICD-10, a broad-based healthcare industry advocacy group, today announced the addition of Premier, Inc. to its member roster.

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NCVHS ICD-10 Hearings: Stakeholders Raise Concerns

Health care industry stakeholders are frustrated with the uncertainty surrounding the ICD-10 implementation deadline. At a hearing of the National Committee on Vital Health Statistics, Coalition members spoke about the importance of moving forward with ICD-10. Read more

SNOMED, ICD-11 Not Feasible Alternatives to ICD-10 Implementation

Are there alternatives for ICD-9-CM other than ICD-10-CM/PCS? In fact, use of SNOMED CT or waiting for ICD-11 have both received attention. AHIMA’s Sue Bowman addresses why neither of these approaches is a reasonable alternative. Read more