Posted on November 18th, 2009 No comments
The National Library of Medicine has published a draft map linking content from SNOMED Clinical Terms to ICD-9-CM billing codes, as a precursor to the development of similar maps. The map aims to support administrative reporting and reimbursement functions where SNOMED CT is the terminology for clinical descriptive purposes, said Betsy Humphreys, NLM deputy director
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Library of Medicine publishes Snomed draft
Posted on June 30th, 2009 No comments
A special task force created by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology to provide guidance on the development of certification for long-term and post-acute care electronic health records has recommended “a strong focus” on the EHR technology requirements of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
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Cchit task force to focus on stimulus package requirements