This year's stories outline HIT industry challenges
Thousands of new ICD-10 codes slated for October release
Even though the transition to the new ICD-10 codes went well in October 2015, there was still concern about how the addition of new codes would affect billing, making this our top-read story of the year.
“The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have given the green light to adding 3,651 ICD-10 hospital inpatient procedure codes and about 1,900 ICD-10 diagnosis codes, beginning in fiscal year 2017.”
Read the story here.