Minimize the Pandemic’s Impact on Financial Performance

By |2020-08-11T22:43:51+00:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Coding, ICD-10|Tags: , , , , |

By Nancy Hirschl, BS, CCS, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 TrainerVice President, HIM & Product StrategyStreamline HealthWith the dramatic onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS issued brand new ICD-10-CM codes to identify and reimburse COVID-based encounters, along with new—and subsequently adjusted— rules for using them.The sequence below captures the complexity of this unprecedented scenario from a medical coding perspective: [...]