ICD-10 Delayed, TriZetto Urges You to Continue ICD-10 Preparation

On April 1, 2014, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 that features a section delaying ICD-10 until at least October of 2015. This provision was a small part of the much larger bill, which was aimed at delaying cuts in Medicare reimbursements for physicians. While you may now [...]

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TriZetto Provider Solutions Launches New Preferred Channel Partner Program

DENVER, Colo. – March 28, 2014 – TriZetto Corporation today announced that its Provider Solutions business unit has launched a preferred channel partner program to include new incentives and support for outsourced revenue cycle management (RCM), practice management system (PMS) and electronic health record (EHR) companies. In partnership with TriZetto Provider Solutions, participating companies will [...]

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ICD-10 Insight – Greater Specificity Supports Efficient Payment

Did you know ICD-10 will help reduce the need to supply additional documentation to payers? This is because the ICD-10 code set allows for greater specificity in reporting a patient’s condition to the payer. For example a physician could bill for a fracture of the right ankle and a non-healing fracture of the left ankle [...]

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ICD-10 Insight – Identify Your Top ICD-9 Codes Now

To reduce claim rejections after the ICD-10 transition date, determine now which ICD-9 codes are used on your highest dollar claims. To protect that revenue, learn the relevant ICD-10 codes for those claims so you will be prepared to use these codes after the transition. Then, pull your patient charts and review whether there is [...]

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TriZetto Provider Solutions Successfully Completes CMS ICD-10 Testing Week

TriZetto Provider Solutions successfully submitted ICD-10-coded claims as part of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) ICD-10 Testing Week, which took place from March 3-7, 2014.   During this time, we tested professional and institutional transactions that were representative of the types of claims our clients will submit once the industry transitions to [...]

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