Doctors, insurers and hospitals are preparing themselves for possible business disruptions on Oct. 1. This is when ICD-10 hits, a massive new set of codes meant to describe any illness or injury.
Under ICD-10, cardiologists will have over 800 codes for describing angioplasty. Dermatologists will have 8 different types of acne. Gastroenterologists who aren’t sure what’s causing […]