CMS introduces fact sheet for ICD-10 coding system

08/29/2009 | Healthcare IT News

The CMS has released a new fact sheet that provides information on the ICD-10 coding system, which will be used by health care organizations in billing and classifying diseases by October 2013. The new document explains the differences between the ICD-10 and the ICD-9 coding systems and cites the benefits of the new system, such as improvements in measuring health care services and public health surveillance.

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