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Because ICD-10 will touch many facets of your operations
Many in healthcare erroneously believe that the move to ICD-10-CM involves only the coding and IT functions. To the contrary, ICD-10 will affect multiple areas of a radiology providers operations which translates to an enormous amount of preparatory work that must be completed before the compliance deadline. Make sure your facility is not caught off guard. This MedLearn Publishing webcast, first in a series, will open your eyes to the far-reaching impacts of the changeover to ICD-10. Highlights:
- A review of key differences between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM, including the dramatic escalation in code specificity and the resulting increase in documentation requirements
- How this conversion will affect every area of your organization that touches diagnosis codes this is not just a coding and IT issue!
- Why medical necessity issues will likely result in a surge of denied and delayed claims under ICD-10
- What is happening right now with ASC X12 Version 5010 compliance, the precursor to ICD-10, and why so many claims are non-compliant
About the presenters: This MedLearn Publishing webcast is presented by Denny Flint and Donna Richmond, BA, RCC, CPC.
Ms. Richmond is a Senior Healthcare Consultant at Panacea Healthcare Solutions with more than 20 years of experience in billing, coding, and compliance. Previous work includes serving as coding services manager for a computer-assisted coding company, as well as billing, coding, and compliance responsibilities at a practice management and billing company. Ms. Richmond is a frequent contributor to several print and online coding resources, along with presenting seminars on coding to various organizations.
Mr. Flint is President of Complete Practice Resources, a healthcare education, consulting and software company headquartered in Slidell, Louisiana. He formerly served as CEO of a large, multi-specialty physician group and full-service management services organization (MSO) and was credentialed as a Certified Professional Coder through AAPC. He has authored or co-authored numerous practice management books and implementation manuals, including The Managed Care Guide. Mr. Flint is a nationally known consultant, speaker and educator, with special expertise in simplifying the complex. He currently serves on the editorial board of ICD-10monitor, a division of Panacea Healthcare Solutions.
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