The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has mandated the use of ICD-10 code sets to report health care diagnoses and procedures effective October 1, 2014. To help our readers prepare, HMS is kicking off our latest blog series Preparing For ICD-10 next week.
Though it seems far away, the time to begin preparing for ICD-10 is now! Our series, Preparing For ICD-10 will help readers become familiar with and prepare for the impact the new code sets will have on healthcare entities across the continuum. Learn everything from basics for payers, providers and medical practices to FAQs and tips to help you transition!