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
ICD-10 Transition Stories
Hear from organizations across the industry:
- Pediatric Associates of Stockton California
- Gastrointestinal Associates, P.C.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
- Nemours Children’s Health System
- Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC)
- Centegra Health System
- Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
- Northwest Community Healthcare
- Advocate Health Care
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Seeing the Benefits In The ICD-10 Transition
Six weeks have passed since the Oct. 1 ICD-10 transition and now that the dust has settled, it’s time to talk about the bigger picture. Richard Averill, senior healthcare policy advisor for 3M and a member of the Coalition for ICD-10's governing board, sees ICD-10 as a fundamental building block in the ongoing transformation of healthcare delivery.Read more at Healthcare Informatics.
The Coalition for ICD-10 promotes the critical importance of ICD-10 to improving quality measurement, public health surveillance, clinical research, and healthcare payment through research, education, advocacy, and mobilization.