Tag Archives: HIMSS2011

Implementing A New Code System: Don’t Panic!

The implementation of the new ICD-10 codes to replace the ancient ICD-9 codes for procedures and diagnosis is required by Oct. 1, 2013. That means that all reimbursements on Sept. 30 have to be in ICD-9 coding and at midnight … Continue reading

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Dr. David Blumenthal: “As Long As We Are Going in the Same Direction”

One of the most interesting sections of the HIMSS 2011 exposition is definitely the Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) showcase exhibit. Spread over a surface of one acre on the exhibition floor, dozens of vendors showcase their ability to seamlessly … Continue reading

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