2014-11-05

Date
2014-11-05
Event
Transitioning to ICD-10
Topic
ICD-10

Description:
HHS has issued a rule finalizing October 1, 2015 as the new compliance date for health care providers, health plans, and health care clearinghouses to transition to ICD-10. During this MLN Connects™ National Provider Call, CMS subject matter experts discuss ICD-10 implementation issues, opportunities for testing, and resources. A question and answer session follows the presentations.

When: Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Target Audience: Medical coders, physicians, physician office staff, nurses and other non-physician practitioners, provider billing staff, health records staff, vendors, educators, system maintainers, laboratories, and all Medicare providers

Agenda:

  • Final rule and national implementation
  • Medicare Fee-For-Service testing
  • Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Grouper (MS-DRG) Conversion Project
  • Partial code freeze and annual code updates
  • Plans for National Coverage Determinations (NCDs) and Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs)
  • Home health conversions
  • Claims that span the implementation date

Call Materials:

Registration:
To register for an MLN Connects National Provider Call, please visit the CMS MLN Connects Upcoming Calls registration website.

Registration Assistance:

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For More Information:
For more information, please visit the ICD-10 website.