ICD are revised periodically and it is currently in its 10th edition.
ICD-10 CM was implemented on October 1, 2015. Our coding team is trained, certified and fully geared up for this big transition in terms of understanding and being compliant to the changes and analyzing the requirement for a smooth transition so that it does not have any impact on the revenue cycle management.
ICD-9 CM: Our ICD coding is done based on AMA and CMS guidelines. Our vast experience enables us to understand the LCD and LMRP requirements before assigning payable diagnosis to the appropriate CPT codes to avoid denials and rejections.
Annual updates, changes, additions and deletions of ICD-10 codes are constantly tracked and the information is shared with our clients to help them stay abreast with the changes.