Noncompliance in ICD-10 Clinical Documentation

So, now let’s see how much we’ve learned.  During clinical documentation for ICD-10 training, we have urged our physicians and healthcare clinicians to provide as much specificity as possible.   Our teaching strategies included advice such as “make sure you explain severity and frequency, using terms such as acute, chronic acute […]

The Final ICD-10 Push

One thing I find fascinating about people  is the buzz before a stormy weather forecast.  Shoppers are frantically buying every gallon of milk, loaf of bread and every egg on the shelf.  The preparation for something that might happen, and delay our lives for maybe a day or two is interesting […]