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  • Unusual Examples of ICD-10 Codes

    Clinicians preparing and training for implementation of the ICD-10 code set have encountered some unusual results. In an effort to be more specific, eliminate waste, reduce fraud and save...

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  • A Physical Therapy Documentation and ICD-10 Code Preview

    Coding with ICD-10 will offer some interesting experiences for clinicians. Practitioners must keep in mind that they need to bill at the highest level whenever possible. That means taking...

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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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