Renal & Urology News: Coping with ICD-10
March 8th, 2012
By now we’ve all heard about the changes ICD-10 will make in the industry, including making the leap from 14,000 codes to 69,000. AAPC’s ICD-10 VP of education and training, Rhonda Buckholtz, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I was recently interviewed for an ICD-10 article in Renal & Urology News.
With all the news around ICD-10 centered on possibly delays, Buckholtz highly recommends staying the course. “We don’t know when it will be – it could be months or a year,” she said. “We are in a waiting game right now, so one of the things that we have been telling everyone is that if you have begun preparing, you shouldn’t stop.”
Read the full article here.
Tags: physicians, renal, urology