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CMS to Hold National Provider Call on Preparing Physicians for ICD-10
Oct. 25, 10:30 a.m. – noon

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) National Provider Call on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 10:30 a.m. – noon (PT). Ginger Boyle, MD, will share Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s success in transitioning to the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition (ICD-10). In addition, subject matter experts from CMS will present information and updates on transitioning to ICD-10, including an overview of implementation requirements, plans for local coverage determination and national coverage determination ICD-10 conversions. This call is targeted for medical coders, physicians, medical office staff, nurses, non-physician practitioners, billers, educators and all Medicare FFS providers.

To receive dial-in information, register for the call at Registration will close at 9 a.m. Oct. 25 or when available space has been filled. According to CMS,no exceptions will be made, so early registration is critical. Prior to the call, the presentation will be posted at In addition, all registered participants will receive an e-mail on Oct. 25 with a link to the slide presentation.