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Tag: specificity

Blog Post

Are we being more specific?

February 27th, 2017 / By Jason Mark

One of the main drivers for moving to ICD-10 was increased coding specificity. When the switch took place, however, it was acknowledged that it might still take some time for […]

Blog Post

To specify or not to specify – that is the question

November 11th, 2016 / By Donna Smith, RHIA, Sue Belley, RHIA

Donna: Sue, do you know how many unspecified codes there are in ICD-10-CM? Sue: No, haven’t had time to count them!  Why do you ask? Donna: Well, as you know, […]

Knowledge Lab Post

Video: Helping physicians focus on patient care

With Jeremy Zasowski

Physicians have a long list of tasks, but the patient is always their top priority. 3M’s Jeremy Zasowski discusses workflow innovations that help physicans maintain that focus.

Knowledge Lab Post

Infographic: ICD-10 is a system and systems are meant to be upgraded

ICD-10 codes need not be a burden for providers. This infographic cuts through the noise.