Issue #60 - June 12, 2015
ICD-10: Tips & Resources
CMS’ Second End-to-End Testing Week a Success
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) held its second end-to-end testing week April 27 through May 1, with participation by all Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) and the Durable Medical Equipment (DME) MAC Common Electronic Data Interchange (CEDI) contractor....Read More
In This Issue
Featured Article
In The News
Coding Snapshot
ICD-10 Strategies
Featured Resource
Code Set Boot Camps
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CMS Releases Updated ICD-10 Resources
CMS has updated its resource flyer for ICD-10 implementation under the CMS Resources....Read More
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Coding Snapshot
EXAM: Left Heart Catheterization
REASON FOR EXAM: Increasing unstable angina, coronary artery disease, prior bypass surgery ...Read More
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ICD-10 Implementation Strategies
We will be sharing a number of strategies to help your practice successfully implement ICD-10-CM. Please remember to track your progress in your ICD-10 Implementation Tracker on AAPC's website.

Dual Coding
Our members tell us that one of the best ways to prepare for the coming of ICD-10, after they have been trained on the code set, is dual coding. Each practice must see how to best work it into their current schedules, so as to not take a big productivity hit....Read More
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Featured Resource
ICD-10 Implementation Tracker
AAPC has created an ICD-10 implementation tracker to help keep you on the right path to ICD-10 this October....Read More
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Code Set Boot Camps

AR Little Rock (Jul 9 - Jul 10)
CA Orange County (Jul 9 - Jul 10)
FL Fort Myers (Jun 25 - Jun 26)
KY Louisville (Jun 18 - Jun 19)
MA Springfield (Jul 9 - Jul 10)
MD Baltimore (Jun 18 - Jun 19)
ME Portland (Jun 25 - Jun 26)
MS Jackson (Jun 18 - Jun 19)
NY Jamaica (Jul 9 - Jul 10)
OH Cleveland (Jun 25 - Jun 26)
SC Charleston (Jun 25 - Jun 26)
TX Houston (Jun 18 - Jun 19)
VA Richmond (Jul 9 - Jul 10)
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