August 21, 2015 | Susan Morse

Experts say problems seen in September in testing ICD-10 codes could turn into disasters when the new diagnostic code set goes live on October 1.

May 18, 2015 | Anthony Brino

Four months until the ICD-10 deadline, and the American Medical Association is peddling the logic of waiting for the next iteration of the disease coding system, or at least delaying a bit more.

January 13, 2015 | Anthony Brino

Advocates of a radical reform solution are pointing to new evidence of the burdens of private sector administrative bureaucracy.

November 11, 2014 | Anthony Brino

A new Republican majority focused on curbing regulation may give the healthcare industry the opposite of what most are looking for: uncertainty. Or they could turn to a fairly simple option to help the stakeholders long resistant to ICD-10.

November 3, 2014 | Anthony Brino

All HIPAA-covered health organizations, and especially insurers, have been handed a small victory in the war of administrative simplification, as federal regulators once again back off a policy change long in the making.

September 30, 2014 | Tom Sullivan

Don't rule out chaos for next year's ICD-10 deadline, or maybe plan on it, if the latest readiness research is any indication. 

September 29, 2014 | Mike Milliard

The parallels between the nation's ICD-10 switch and the popular fantasy epic are real.

August 1, 2014 | Mike Milliard

Well, here we are. The revised compliance date for providers, payers and clearinghouses to transition to ICD-10 has been finalized by the Department of Health and Human Services.

May 12, 2014 | Ben Harris, Contributing Writer

Modernizing code is essential for payers as technology ages and healthcare evolves. How does it work, and what's on the line?

May 1, 2014 | Tom Sullivan

Mothballing, busted budgets and a lack of credibility are swirling in the minds of ICD-10 managers, and it's enough to make some insurers question the logic of future investments.

April 2, 2014 | Anthony Brino

With the delay in ICD-10, many insurers now have to slow down a mammoth IT project and, potentially more disruptive, make adjustments to a whole slew of programs and contracts.

April 1, 2014 | Tom Sullivan

Just like that, the massive code set conversion won't happen before Oct. 1, 2015 unless President Obama derails the legislation.

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