Will ICD-10 slow reimbursement? That's the trillion dollar question. Health Data Management Managing Editor Greg Slabodkin did some sleuthing to try and answer that question. He interviewed RelayHealth Financial’s Josh Berman and several other experts about payment delays and other issues that could arise from the ICD-10 transition. Read the article
In its September issue, Health Management Technology magazine asks several industry experts, including our own Josh Berman, for their final take on the final countdown to the ICD-10 deadline -- "the first monumental change in the International Classification of Diseases in 35 years that expands the coding system to some 68,000 codes," as HMT editor Rick Dana Barlow writes. Barlow also features Steven Stack, president of the American Medical Association, and Sue Bowman, AHIMA's senior director of coding policy and compliance in his reporting. Read the web version of the magazine article here
A recent issue of Healthcare Finance News magazine prominently featured Josh Berman and other ICD-10 experts, as they shared their “worst case scenarios” as the countdown to the ICD-10 deadline closes in. HFN Associate Editor Susan Morse also tapped Steven Stack, president of the American Medical Association, Fletcher Lance, managing director and national healthcare lead at North Highland and Richard Milam president and CEO of EnableSoft for her piece. Read the web version of the magazine article here
Today Healthcare Finance News (HFN) took an in-depth look at RelayHealth Financials’ newly launched resource, ICD10Central.com. Read the article to find out why HFN is excited by this new resource, then visit the site to see how ICD10Central can help providers prepare for ICD-10's "last mile" and beyond. Read the full article here
This week, ICD-10 Watch covered our launch of ICD10Central.com, a new go-to resource for providers blazing a path to ICD-10. See what editor Carl Natale had to say about this new service and its unique real-time dashboard that shows ICD-10 trends across the country. Read the article
Today RelayHealth Financial introduced ICD10Central.com – the last site that providers will need for the last mile of their ICD-10 journey. With a real-time ICD-10 KPI dashboard, expert coding guidance, payer-supplied resources, and peer-powered best practices, the site offers a wealth of information to help providers prevail during these final hectic days. Read the news release
This week’s Becker’s Health IT & CIO Review explores why even the most prepared providers might not truly be ready for the October 1st ICD-10 transition. In the article, in which Becker's interviewed several industry experts, RelayHealth Financial's Joshua Berman offers his take and provides some advice to help providers see the gaps that might not be readily apparent. Read the full article here.
Carl Natale plucked a cartoon from our free ebook, The Lighter Side of Healthcare Reimbursement, and featured it on ICD-10 Watch today. Browse over and have a look.
In an article covering ICD-10 readiness testing, ICD-10 Watch characterized RelayHealth Financial's record number of healthcare provider test claims and payer remittances as kicking ... well, you'll have to read their article.
Today RelayHealth Financial announced that its ICD-10 testing program has resulted in industry-leading claim volumes, remittance volumes, and acceptance rates for both acknowledgement and end-to-end testing. Since launching the program in 2013, RelayHealth has received over 75,000 ICD-10 coded claims from healthcare providers, and more than 12,000 remittances from payers. Read today's news release for the full story.