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Benchmark ICD-10 Program Effectiveness to Minimize Revenue Cycle Impact

Published: 05 February 2014

ID: G00261521

Analyst(s): Melanie A. Meyer


Conversion to ICD-10 has the potential to send HDOs into financial disarray. CIOs should use these best practices to benchmark their ICD-10 program effectiveness.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Ensure That ICD-10 Governance Includes Clear Accountability for Results, Communication and Risk Management, and Adapts to Changes in the Internal and External Environments
  • Deploy Systems for Clinical Documentation Improvement and Dual Coding to Build Early ICD-10 Expertise
  • Implement Tools That Provide Enterprise Visibility to Readiness Issues Across the Organization, as Well as Real-Time Insight Into Provider and Payer Interaction

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