Questions and answers on preparation and training for ICD-10.
What does a manager need to know to get prepared and what does a coder need to know?
The following AHIMA web sites provide advice for HIM and coding managers to help them prepare for ICD-10. They also provide good information for coders regarding what they need to know to be successful with coding in ICD-10.
As coder, how do I know what ICD-10 training I need?
The following table will be of help in identifying what training you need to prepare for ICD-10.
|Inpatient Coders||ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS|
|Hospital Outpatient Coders||ICD-10-CM, and optionally ICD-10-PCS|
|Physician Office/Clinic Coders||ICD-10-CM|
|Insurance Company Coders||ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS|