Now that the October 1, 2015, deadline has passed, everyone can sit back, relax, and breathe easier . . . right? Not exactly. While most of the long-term care profession was prepared and ready, there is still work to be done. There are expected and unexpected challenges that still need to be addressed, there is documentation that must be refined, and there is ongoing education that must be offered to coding professionals.
Continue reading to learn more about anticipated billing challenges, loss of productivity, provider documentation, coding guidelines, EHR and other technologies, and continuing education in response to new ICD-10 regulations.
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