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The SGR (Sustainable Growth Rate) Has Been Repealed!

The Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) has been repealed! However, (and there is always a however) it has been replaced with a potentially much more caustic new scheme. The Feds are going to force providers into the quality reporting, clinical practice improvement and EHR MU world. They call it MIPS. Not participating will cost you up…

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Marine Mammal Mishap

W56.01XA — Bitten by dolphin, initial encounter W56.12XS — Struck by sea lion, sequela W56.22XA — Struck by orca, initial encounter W56.31XA — Bitten by other marine mammals, initial encounter In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with…