In July, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and American Medical Association jointly announced new ICD-10 flexibilities in the Medicare claims auditing and quality reporting process, which are meant for physicians and other practitioners whose claims are billed under the Part B physician fee schedule.
However, even with these flexibilities, there are some “additional caveats” that providers should be aware of so that they know exactly what will happen after the October 1 ICD-10 compliance date goes into effect, according to CMS Chief of Staff Mandy Cohen, M.D.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access