Physicians' Outlook on ICD-10-CM/PCS and Its Effect on Their Practice
Author: Watzlaf, Valerie J.M.; Alkarwi, Zahraa; Meyers, Sandy; Sheridan, Patty Thierry
Source: Perspectives in Health Information Management
Publication Date: January 2015
Background—The United States is one of the last countries to change from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM/PCS. The compliance date for implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS is expected to fall on October 1, 2015.
Objectives—Evaluate physicians’ perceptions....