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  • The ICD-10 Documentation Analysis

    The new documentation requirements for ICD-10 have a focus on the specifics. Payers want as many in-depth details as possible for each claim so they can decide if they’ll...

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  • Why ICD-10 Will Result in an Increase in Documentation Time

    More codes, greater specificity and increased reporting regulations, combined with coding rules and categorization changes, are all leading to significant increases in documentation time when ICD-10 is fully implemented....

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  • Types of Mapping Between ICD-9 and ICD-10

    A General Equivalence Mapping (GEM) system offers the best industry-wide standard currently available for the forward and backward mapping of ICD – 10 Codes. GEMs can be practically applied...

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  • The GEM for ICD-10 and Limitations

    A General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) system is available to assist clinicians determine the correct coding options in the ICD-10 system. It’s a necessary and useful tool, but one that...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Identifying the Right ICD-10 Codes

    Crosswalks and mapping are terms that clinicians will be hearing a lot about when trying to ascertain the correct translation of an ICD-9 code into the new ICD-10 code...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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