The path to the adoption of ICD-10 diagnosis coding for the independent sector

The private health sector needs high-quality and credible diagnostic information if is to produce meaningful performance statistics for patients.

Peter Connor explains why independent providers must therefore adopt the respected and widely used ICD-10 diagnostic coding standard which allows treatment outcomes data to be risk-adjusted to account for patient morbidity. He then assesses the technical and organisational challenges which lie ahead.

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