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ICD-10 deadline less than a year away: 3 steps to take now

With less than a year remaining before the deadline to switch to ICD-10 codes, more than half of providers still haven’t started working on the transition. 

Practices worried about looming ICD-10 transition, survey says

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently finalized a one-year delay of the deadline for switching to the new ICD-10 coding system. And many practices still have a long way to go to be ready, a recent survey says. 

Nearly 80% of payers aren’t ready for ICD-10

It’s not just hospitals and doctors’ offices that are struggling to keep up with new healthcare technology and compliance mandates. A recent study says health insurers are also being hindered by outdated IT. 

athenahealth: Docs under-reimbursed for vaccines in nearly half of cases

Vaccinations can be a big expense for doctors with a low return on investment. And, according to a recent report, the problem has only gotten worse recently.

Nearly 80% of payers aren’t ready for ICD-10

It’s not just hospitals and doctors’ offices that are struggling to keep up with new healthcare technology and compliance mandates. A recent study says health insurers are also being hindered by outdated IT. 

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