ICD-10 & Coding

Congressional meeting
May 19, 2015 | Susan Morse
"Instead of imposing this unfunded mandate, Congress should delink the disease classification system from…
Person pressing fast forward button
May 15, 2015 | Susan Morse
Steven Stack, the incoming president of the American Medical Association, says problems with ICD-10 for…
pile of money
May 15, 2015 | Kurt Ullman
Changes in payment trends brought about by the Affordable Care Act, technology expenditures related to electronic health records, and…
U.S. Rep Diane Black
May 14, 2015 | Henry Powderly
A new bill by U.S. Rep. Diane Black wants an 18-month period where no claims can be denied due to coding errors.
Rep. Ted Poe
May 11, 2015 | Susan Morse
Text of a bill by Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, to delay the switch to ICD-10 diagnostic coding surfaced on Monday, in which…
May 08, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Legislative tracking site gives the bill, submitted by Texas Rep. Ted Poe, a 1 percent…
May 05, 2015 | Susan Morse
Rep. Ted Poe, R-TX, introduced H.R. 2126, a bill seeking to prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human…
CMS building
Apr 30, 2015 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Any provider who submits claims electronically can participate in acknowledgement testing.
doctor on computer at nurses station
Apr 30, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Qualitest survey found 28 percent of organizations said they have done any revenue impact testing with payers.
Department of Health and Human Services
Apr 24, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Proposal also means 19 hospitals now listed as rural would be converted to urban, losing their 14.9 percent payment…