On October 1, 2015, all medical facilities have to have ICD-10 codes in effect. As your facility is likely already in the process of updating, you understand that the comprehension and application of the ICD-10 is vital not only to your facility’s continued success, but also to ensure the revenue cycle is kept tight.
HealthLeadersMedia released a great article that highlights a few checkpoints as HIPAA-covered entities make the necessary updates, especially as we reach crunch time. These tips can help you make sure you are running fluidly come October 1, and dealing with minimal glitches.
You can read the tips in this article.