ICD-10 education must focus on clinical documentation improvement
from EHR Intelligence
The race towards ICD-10 is quickly becoming a sprint as we hurtle towards the Oct. 1, 2014 implementation date, and the time has come for providers to start thinking about how to prepare the troops. Both coders and physicians need some training and education when it comes to the complicated new code set, but both paths have clinical documentation in common. In order for coders to do their jobs properly, physicians must learn how to bring their clinical notes up to par.
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