April 27th, 2015 by Kareo
Kareo has announced the addition of several key ICD-10 enhancements to its product suite, including an ICD-10 Success Dashboard, encounter validation and dual ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding. These enhancements round out the company’s comprehensive program designed to help medical practices make a smooth transition to ICD-10 scheduled for October 1, 2015.
“With ICD-10 now a certainty for this year, Kareo remains fully committed to providing resources and solutions that make the practice’s transition to ICD-10 successful,” said David Mitzenmacher, Kareo’s VP of Customer Success. “In addition to ICD-10 product enhancements and training resources, we are continually working with key payers and partners to test our solution across all scenarios. We encourage practices to being training their staff in ICD-10 coding and clinical documentation improvement as soon as possible.”
The company’s ICD-10 support is available free of charge and is designed to fully prepare its small practice customers to make an on-time and seamless transition to ICD-10. It includes tools provided in Kareo Practice Management and Kareo EHR to map top codes, document test encounters and track their progress toward October 1. Also included is a wide range of educational materials for practices, such as the ICD-10 Success Plan Checklist, ICD-10 Small Practice Guide, an ICD-10 Practice Readiness Assessment and ICD-10 e-books customized for key specialties.
The new additions to Kareo’s ICD-10 100% Success Plan will be automatically deployed to Kareo’s cloud-based solutions and include:
- The “My ICD-10 Success Dashboard”
- Encounter Validation
- Dual ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding in Kareo EHR
Practices must begin immediately to ensure that they have adequate time to prepare for ICD-10. To learn more about these features and enhancements, read the full press release.
For additional training, webinars, and more information regarding Kareo’s ICD-10 readiness, please visit the company’s ICD-10 Resource Center.