Health groups should strive to understand ICD-10, rather than see it as a reason for fear, so they can start their preparations earnestly, says Rhonda Buckholtz, vice president of ICD-10 education and training at AAPC. Buckholtz offers five reasons not to fear ICD-10, including that costs are unlikely to escalate, productivity concerns can be avoided strategically and the new codes won't change medical practice.

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