Implementing ICD-10-CM/PCS for Hospitals: A Project Guide & Toolkit

by Tori E. Sullivan, RHIA, MHA, PMP, Gale C. McNeill, RHIA, CCS, and Kathleen E. Wall, MS, RHIA

Description:   This book provides sample tools for implementing ICD-10-CM/PCS within the large hospital facility environment. This toolkit provides a guide to the most comprehensive approach necessary to complete the preparation for ICD-10-CM/PCS. The tools provided in this book can be modified to fit individual, smaller organizations. Using these tools will provide continuity during the project.

Key Features

  • Customizable tools on CD, including a sample implementation plan in Microsoft Project 
  • Comprehensive project management guidance
  • Action steps throughout the book


Tori E. Sullivan, RHIA, MHA, PMP, a manager with Capgemini Government Solutions, Healthcare Division, focuses in leading complex software implementation projects for healthcare organizations. She led the AHIMA CMS ICD-10 Implementation Assessment Project Team.

Gale C. McNeill, RHIA, CCS, is the Supervisor of Coding Education and Quality at Cleveland Clinic Health Systems East Hospitals. She was the AHIMA Lead Coding Specialist for the CMS ICD-10 Implementation Assessment Project Team.

Kathleen E. Wall, MS, RHIA, is currently participating in development and maintenance of software for an automated clinical documentation improvement system for 3M. 3M HIS Consulting Services. She is a data quality specialist who also teaches clinical documentation improvement to physicians, coding professionals, nurses, and ancillary personnel in hundreds of hospitals.

ISBN # : 9781584262381
Publisher : AHIMA Press
Copyright : 2010

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