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CMS Releases Two New Free ICD-10 Videos

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released two new videos explaining key ICD-10 concepts.

The videos are less than 4 minutes each, and are hosted on YouTube.

They are as follows:

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Free Webinar: ICD-10 Implementation and Medicare Testing

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a free webinar on ICD-10 implementation and Medicare testing.

The webinar takes place Thursday, February 26, from 1:30-3pm ET.

During this MLN Connects National Provider Call, CMS subject matter experts will discuss opportunities for testing and results from previous testing weeks, along with implementation issues and resources for providers.

The program's agenda is as follows:

  • Participating in acknowledgement and end-to-end testing
  • Results from previous acknowledgement and end-to-end testing weeks
  • National implementation update
  • Provider resources

The target audience for the program includes coders, physicians, physician office staff and provider billing staff.

The slide presentation can be viewed here (pdf).

To register, click here.