Oncology Times: “Preparation for Medical Coding Change Should Begin Now!!”
Oncology Times interviewed Deborah Grider, president & CEO of AAPC, on the impact of ICD-10 on oncology practices. Grider discussed the need for oncologists to get serious about ICD-10 and its impact on their practices. She mentioned that they are going to have to document differently, not from a clinical judgment standpoint, but strictly from a coding standpoint.