ICD-10 Monitor: Talk Ten Tuesday
ICD-10 Monitor’s Talk Ten Tuesday this week focused on AAPC’s National Conference in Orlando, FL. Multiple AAPC experts were interviewed, including two members of the National Advisory Board, Annie Boynton, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P, CPC-I, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P, CPhT, and Stephen Spain, MD, FAAFP, CPC, along with AAPC’s Director of ICD-10 Development and Training Betty A. Hovey, BA, CPC, CPC-I, CPC-H, CPCD, CCS-P, PCS, CCP, CIC, RMC.
The speakers addressed ICD-10 implementation strategies and challenges from different industry viewpoints, including health plans, physicians, and legal/compliance elements.
This week’s broadcast also revealed the interesting results of the participant survey, asking attendees what internal aspect of ICD-10 is putting physicians most at-risk for implementation. An astounding 57 percent said “Education and Training” was the biggest physician concern.
Listen to the archived podcast.