ICD-10

Jul 17, 2018
The AHA’s Hospitals Against Violence initiative, with Catholic Health Initiatives and Massachusetts General Hospital’s Human Trafficking Initiative and Freedom Clinic, recently secured diagnostic codes that will allow health and medical professionals to identify victims of human trafficking they…
Jul 17, 2018
.container { position: relative; text-align: left; } .bottom-left { position: absolute; bottom: 0px; left: 30px; right: 50px; color: #FFFFFF; } The first ICD-10-CM codes for classifying human trafficking abuse have been released. See below for the latest coding…
Jun 12, 2018
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics has released the first ICD-10-CM codes for classifying human trafficking abuse, as urged by the AHA’s Hospitals Against Violence initiative. The 29 human trafficking-related codes were included in the ICD-10-CM…
May 4, 2018
June 5, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET; 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CT; 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM PT During this 60-minute live webinar (with Q & A), speaker Shimeka Johnson will discuss clinical documentation improvement (CDI) and how to manage the shift in the industry to ensure improved patient…
Feb 23, 2018
During this 60-minute live webinar (with Q…
Nov 9, 2017
AHA Provides Resources for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding Systems
ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS are the HIPAA code set standards for hospital reporting of diagnosis and procedures. These coding systems serve an important function for hospital payments, quality reviews, benchmarking measurement and the collection of general medical statistical data. The AHA's Central…
Oct 26, 2017
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration will host an Oct. 27 webinar on applying the new Medicare payment codes for behavioral health integration services, including collaborative care. The codes, applauded by the AHA, were introduced this year under the physician fee schedule…
Jan 31, 2017
Implementing the Unique Device Identifier Fact Sheet
Jan 9, 2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and National Library of Medicine Friday published an addendum to the 2016 electronic clinical quality measure specifications. The addendum updates the ICD-10 value sets for electronic reporting of eCQMs for the 2017 performance year in the…