Myths and Facts of ICD-10 for Chiros

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6 MYTHS AND FACTS OF ICD-10 The compliance date for ICD-10 implementation is October 1, 2015 for all HIPAA covered entities. The Department of Health and Human Resources (HHS) recently published an informative article titled “ICD-10-CM/PCS Myths and Facts” to help clarify ICD-10 ambiguity. Summarized highlights of that article follows below: Myth 1: ICD-10 implementation planning should be undertaken with …

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Transition to ICD-10 for Chiros

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Five Simple Strategies for Making Short Work of a Tall Problem by Rhonda Buckholtz, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CGSC, COBGC, CPEDC, CENTC With the clock ticking on ICD-10 implementation, many practices are starting to worry they may not be ready in time for the Oct. 1, 2015 deadline. While there is much to accomplish in a short time frame, it can …

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The Cost of Implementing ICD-10

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LATEST ICD-10 NEWS Despite ICD-10 having been delayed three times already by the federal government, industry analysts say healthcare officials should treat October 1, 2015, as the official set-in-stone kick off date. During the week of April 26 through May 1, 2015, a second sample group of providers will participate in ICD-10 testing with Medicare. Approximately 850 volunteer submitters nationwide …

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ICD-10 Explanation and ACOM Health’s Resources

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A BRIEF EXPLANATION OF ICD-10 Right now, the U.S. health care system relies on a set of codes, referred to as ICD-9, to report diagnoses and in-patient procedures. Introduced in the US forty years ago, the ICD-9 code set will soon be replaced by the more detailed ICD-10, with a deadline for the transition of October 1, 2015. The United …

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Growing Your Practice through Referrals

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Join us for this important webinar with ACOM Health’s In-House Subject Expert Dr. Caitlin Sterchi. Tuesday, June 24, 2014 @ 12pm CDT. Register now to attend this free webinar >> We will review the fundamentals of networking with other professionals (Physicians and PI Attorneys) to generate more referrals, bringing in new patients to grow your practice.  Clear communication of your …

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Evidence Based Documentation and Treatment Planning

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Join us for this important webinar with ACOM Health’s In-House Subject Expert Dr. Caitlin Sterchi. Thursday, May 29, 2014 @ 1pm EDT. Register now to attend this free webinar >> We will teach you how to navigate the ever-evolving world of documentation guidelines and current requirements. During this 30-minute free webinar, Dr. Caitlin Sterchi will cover these key areas: Meet …

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PQRS 2014 and G-Codes Made Easy with ACOM Health’s Certified EHR Software

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Join us for this important webinar with ACOM Health’s In-House Subject Expert Dr. Caitlin Sterchi. Thursday, April 24, 2014 @ 1pm EDT. Register now to attend this free webinar >> If you are still not complying with the Physician Reporting Quality Systems Requirements, you will already incur cuts in your 2015 Medicare Payments. Ignore it again in 2014 and these …

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How To Meet Today’s Documentation Requirements and Save Time While Doing It

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Join Dr. Caitlin Sterchi for this important webinar. Thursday, March 27, 2014 @ 1pm EDT Register now to attend this free webinar >> Documentation Made Easy – Create Compliant Notes and Save Time While Doing It! We will teach you how to navigate the ever-evolving world of documentation guidelines and current requirements. Spend 45 minutes with us to learn how …

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Medicare PQRS 2014

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Join Dr. Mario Fucinari, ICS Medicare Chairman, for this important webinar on Medicare PQRS 2014. Thursday, February 13, 2014 @ 1pm EST / 10am PST Register now to attend this webinar >> The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act made a number of changes to the Physician Quality Reporting System in 2014. Incentive payments have been authorized for one more …

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How Improving Your Notes and Billing with Software Automation Can Improve Your Bottom Line

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Join us on Tuesday, January 28 @ 1pm PST,  for a 45-minute webinar on ACOM Health’s Newly Expanded Total Practice Solution: How Improving Your Notes and Billing with Software Automation Can Improve Your Bottom Line Come learn about the new and exciting ACOM Health RAPID software and Billing Services solution. Give us 45 minutes and we will show you some …

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