Preparing for ICD-10- CM/PCS Implementation: Impact on Productivity and Quality
Author: Stanfill, Mary H; Hsieh, Kang Lin; Beal, Kathleen; Fenton, Susan H.
Source: Perspectives in Health Information Management
Publication Date: July 2014
Coding productivity is expected to drop significantly during the lead-up to and in the initial stages of ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation, now expected to be delayed until October 1, 2015. This study examined the differences in coding productivity between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-....