New at Noyce Consulting — hospice
Education takes time and money. But shouldn't travel be optional?
We're all speeding toward the ICD-10 update (Oct 1, 2016) and OASIS-C2 (Jan 1, 2017) implementations. Come with me (or virtually take me with you) for the next hospice and home health care update adventures.
On Friday, CMS released the FY 2017 Hospice Final Rule.
Download your PDF version at https://www.federalregister.gov/public-inspection
Confused about new diabetes ICD-10 coding rules?
You're not alone.
The newly published direction to code as related any potential manifestation listed in the ICD-10 alphabetical index is a 180-degree turn from what diagnosis coders have done for years.
Physicians no longer need to confirm a link between diabetes and any condition that appears as a potential manifestation of diabetes in the ICD-10 Index below diabetes' subentry "with."