Home Health & Hospice

This issue of Homecare Insider

Homecare Insider, November 18, 2013

In order to be fully prepared for the October 1, 2014, ICD-10 transition, you need to know exactly how ICD-10 will affect your agency. Although many people associate coding with submitting claims, in reality, ICD codes are used in a variety of processes from registration and referrals to billing and payment. This issue of Homecare Insider highlights of important questions for providers to review, to help uncover every place where you use ICD codes and how ICD-10 will affect your agency.

Our Q&A provides a simple five-step process for accurate coding.

Are you looking for an efficient and cost effective way to prepare your agency for the ICD-10 transition? Beacon Health has developed a four-part webcast series dedicated to ICD-10 coding proficiency in home health. For more information, check out our product spotlight and sign up today!.

Questions or comments? Please let me know!

Melissa D’Amico