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ICD-10 #3 Team Work to Convert

/ kƏn-‘vƏrt / vb: to turn around or transform b(1): to change from one form or function to another 5a: to make a goal after receiving (a pass) from a teammate (Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary. Tenth Edition. 2001.) This definition is a fairly good summation of the ICD 9-10 conversion: a transformation that requires teamwork. MTBC

ICD-10 #2 Benefits of Electronic Charge Submissions

This time last year doctors everywhere were getting over ICD-10 conversion letdown shock and finding themselves experiencing something between supreme irritation, overwhelming relief, and hopefulness that it was not all for nothing … all the coding seminars attended, all the new coding reference materials bought and shelved. The ICD-10 code conversion had again been put

ICD-10 #1 Tools and Tips

ICD-10 #1 Tools and Tips   Conversion to ICD-10 has actually been going on for some time on a global scale, and is about to be joined by vast numbers of doctors in the U.S. Payers and clearinghouses everywhere have been testing, testing, testing, and most big industry players say they are ready for v10. MTBC