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Infographic: Healthcare Organizations Adjusting to New Healthcare Mandates for Maximum Productivity

January 29th, 2014 by Jackie Lyons

In the evolving healthcare industry, physicians must constantly implement new technology and processes to meet new mandates. Practices that do not update with new electronic medical record (EMR) codes in ICD-10 risk losing money associated with cost of programs and lowered productivity.

Compared to ICD-9, ICD-10 contains 55,000 longer codes for more exact clinical documentation, according to a new infographic from Capson Physicians Insurance. This infographic illustrates the variable effects of ICD-10 and EMR implementations on physician practices.

Adjusting to New Healthcare Mandidates for Maximum Productivity

You may also be interested in this related resource: ICD-10-CM/PCS Implementation Action Plan. With these new implementations, it is important to be informed concerning ICD-10. This 135-page resource goes beyond its comprehensive coverage of ICD-10 CM/PCS to provide you with training tools, as well. It also includes an 81-page customizable document, as well as a customizeable spread sheet log.

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