ICD-10 Is Coming
The ICD-10 is a new coding manual (2 actually) that will replace the ICD-9-CM on October 1, 2014. If you're under the impression that you have plenty of time to adjust to the changes, are you sure you have considered everything that needs to be in place for a smooth transition? Check out the AAPC's ICD-10 page for more info on the upcoming changes.
A regular provider office needs to look at:
ICD-9 to ICD-10
The ICD-9-CM Volumes I,II, and III will become two new books in 2014.
The ICD-10-CM will be replacing the ICD-9-CM Volumes I and II. The ICD-10-PS will be replacing the ICD-9-CM Volume III.
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