ICD-10 Implementation Strategies and Planning National Provider Call

Thursday, November 17, 2011
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a National Provider Call on "ICD-10 Implementation Strategies and Planning." This call will feature presentations by representatives from the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 Cooperating Parties: CMS, the American Hospital Association (AHA), the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CMS subject matter experts will also discuss the Medicare Fee-For-Service (FFS) claims processing guidance issued in August, 2011, including claims that span the implementation date. A question and answer session will follow the presentations.

General ICD-10 requirements and CMS implementation planning – Pat Brooks, CMS

  • Coding Clinic for ICD-10, AHA's implementation plans – Nelly Leon-Chisen, AHA
  • National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics meeting on provider and vendor readiness – Donna Pickett, CDC
  • Public health reporting issues – Donna Pickett, CDC
Medicare FFS Claims Processing Guidance for Implementing ICD-10 – MLN Matters Article 7492 – Sarah Shirey-Losso, CMS

Target Audience:
Medical coders, physicians, physician office staff, provider billing staff, health records staff, vendors, educators, system maintainers, laboratories, and all Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) providers.

A presentation and MLN Matters Article will be available prior to the call in the "Downloads" section of the November 17 webpage at http://www.cms.gov/ICD10/Tel10/itemdetail.asp?itemID=CMS1253081.

Registration will close at 12:00 p.m. ET on the day of the call, or when available space has been filled.

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Continuing Education Credits Notification
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