Posted By Monique Dever On May 11, 2015

Transitioning to ICD-10 – Get Your Cheat Sheet!!

Implementation date is October 1, 2015 – Start Preparing!


  • Do NOT buy anymore diagnosis coding books until 2016 if you already have an ICD-10 book
  • Use this time to become more familiar with the code differences
  • Make cheat sheets to help providers and staff

Download your cheat sheet now!


Beware of Obstacles

  • Resistance to change
  • Challenge to updating skills
  • Information Systems will need to be updated or changed
  • Uses of coded data will be more difficult
  • Workflows/processes will need to be updated

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About Monique Dever

Monique integrates research and networking with her passion for health and well-being to provide important, up-to-date news, resources and current events to the public health communities. She is the Marketing Executive for Patagonia Health, an Electronic Health Records (EHR) software company focused on the public health sector.