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With the ICD-10 deadline quickly approaching, we are committed to make your transition to ICD-10 as smooth as possible - before, during and after the transition. We have the solutions and are able to share educational resources you need to be ready for  ICD-10.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released a concise guide to
ICD-10 resources. The guide focuses on quick references and key steps you can
take to get ready for the October 1 transition. Resources include:

 ICD-10 News: CMS ICD-10 Resources 

Keep Up to Date on ICD-10
Visit our Blog and Training Help pages as well as the CMS ICD-10 website and Roadto10.org for the latest news and resources to help you prepare.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will delay announcing which participants have been selected for the planned end-to-end ICD-10 testing in July until the CMS finishes examining the implications of the recent ICD-10 transition deadline delay. CMS and the MACs announced last month that … Continue reading
As you may already know, on April 7th, the OpenSSL Project released an update to address a vulnerability nicknamed “Heartbleed Bug“. This vulnerability effects a substantial number of applications and services running on the Internet. The Heartbleed Bug is a … Continue reading
On March 31, 2014, by a vote of 64 to 35, the U.S. Senate approved legislation that includes a provision to delay scheduled cuts in physician payments under Medicare and move the switch to ICD-10 billing codes to October 1, … Continue reading
Testing for Medicare ICD-10 “acknowledgment” took place March 3-7 by our clearinghouse, RelayHealth; claims coded in ICD-10 were sent to Medicare contractors to confirm they were accepted. The test run “went well” between RelayHealth and CollaborateMD. While the testing gives … Continue reading
The 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) has been imported into CollaborateMD and is now available for all users to reference within the Codes section under the Billing & Procedures tab, using the Pricing Wizard in all active versions. You can read … Continue reading
The NUCC has finally announced the approval of the version 02/12 1500 Health Insurance Claim Form (1500 Claim Form) that supports the reporting needs for ICD-10 and aligns with requirements in the Accredited Standards Committee X12 (ASC X12) Health Care … Continue reading