In the article “RIHIMA Meeting Hits on Many Hot Topics,” Lisa A. Eramo covers Libman Education instructor Mary Beth York’s discussion of FY2018 Coding Updates at the recent RIHIMA meeting. From the article:
Mary Beth York, senior associate at Barry Libman, Inc. discussed several important ICD-10-CM coding changes that took effect October 1, 2017. She encouraged attendees to review the FY 2018 ICD-10-CM coding guidelines as well as the 2018 Addendum. When coders rely entirely on the encoder–and don’t review all of the additions, deletions, and revisions–they aren’t as aware of these oftentimes subtle changes, she said.
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