CHA News Article

CMS Issues Steps on Preparing for ICD-10

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued four key steps to assist organizations in preparing for the transition to ICD-10. CMS recommends that organizations 1) inventory systems and identify discrepancies; 2) evaluate current software systems; 3) train and educate staff; and 4) test the documentation process. For more detailed information and updates on ICD-10, visit