ICD-10Watch: After ICD-10, will coders ever regain ICD-9 efficiency levels?

What type of efficiency impact will ICD-10 have in 2013? Tom Sullivan, editor of icd10watch.com talked about that issue recently. He highlighted AAPC’s Kim Reid saying “I think there are so many unknown factors (with productivity) …The sooner people begin the preparation process and start changing the way they document and code, the more quickly they will ‘bounce back’ from the changes.”


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