Information is healthcare's greatest resource. This session will focus on empowering users to understand, to analyze and to take appropriate action based on data, in an environment impacted by the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10.
Gail Garrett, RHIT, assistant vice president of regulatory compliance support at HCA Healthcare
- Define critical steps in data management to take right now in preparation for ICD-10.
- Discuss considerations for managing legacy data to maintain business and clinical continuity.
- Describe the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS), including reimbursement mappings.
- Discuss appropriate uses of GEMS and their limitations.