Is Your CDS ICD-10 Aware?

Posted on 04/14/2016

In this article, Dr. Allan Strongwater, SVP of Medical Informatics at medCPU, discusses how a clinical decision support (CDS) platform with an ICD-10 component can provide clinicians with unique capabilities including reading and interpreting clinical documentation as it is entered into an EMR, providing the clinician with a complete clinical picture of the patient, and identifying further opportunities to document at a higher reimbursable level. Furthermore, Dr. Strongwater details how some CDS reports showing which suggestions were ignored can simplify gap-closure all the way through the billing process, and not only guides clinician ICD-10 education but policy and procedure improvements as well.
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