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Prepare or Perish: The ICD-10 Conversion Deadline is Almost Here

By Ginny Kenyon, Kenyon HomeCare Consulting

The deadline for transitioning from ICD-9 to ICD-10 coding is coming quickly. On October 1, 2015, home care agencies will be required to begin using the new codes, which are going from 5 to 7 digits. 82 more words

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But Our Survey was Perfect!

The state has come through and scrutinized every piece of paper in your office, gone on multiple home visits and even complimented you on your Infection Control Program.  There‚Äôs absolutely no reason to be concerned when some ADRs are received from Medicare.  How could an agency as perfect as yours be denied payment? 994 more words

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ICD-9 Coding Errors That Are Costing Your Home Health Agency

By Ginny Kenyon, Kenyon HomeCare Consulting

While the conversion to ICD-10 has been postponed to October 2015, many home health agencies are still making ICD-9 coding errors… 123 more words

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