ICD-10: Ready or Not? Survey Results Provide an Overview of ICD-10

Mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, the transition to the ICD-10-CM/PCS standard code sets for reporting diagnoses and procedures in certain healthcare settings is only a few months away. Healthcare organizations have made significant efforts to prepare for this historic change. A recent survey conducted by CHAN Healthcare and the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors sheds light on the readiness status of healthcare organizations for ICD-10 implementation.