CMS has stopped being nice about ICD10. As of October 1, 2016, the grace period for not using specific codes for certain diagnoses is gone. If you are not precise with these codes, your denial rates will go up.
Join CareOptimize to learn how you can avoid high denial rates. We’ll also explain:
- Key changes and revisions
- Written guidance from CMS and OIG that may negate a new guideline
- Chapter specific changes
- How to tell when you need documentation and when you don’t