We’ve made it to the ICD-10 go-live date, and if you didn't quite get through the massive amount of prep work required, you’re certainly not alone. But, time is of the essence. So, download this handy-dandy checklist and start knocking out your most crucial left-to-dos. Before you know it, you’ll have made it to the bottom of your list—and your clinic will be in tip-top ICD-10 shape.

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  • ICD-10 Crash Course: Last-Minute Training for PTs, OTs, and SLPs Image

    webinarSep 2, 2015

    ICD-10 Crash Course: Last-Minute Training for PTs, OTs, and SLPs

    It’s officially here: the last month before all HIPAA-eligible professionals must switch to the ICD-10 code set. As the regret of procrastination washes over many of those professionals, they’re scrambling to ready themselves and their practices for the big switch. If you, like so many other rehab therapists, find yourself asking, “ICD-what?” then you’re in dire need of straightforward training—stat! Otherwise, you could leave your practice vulnerable to claim denials after October 1. Join us at 9:00 …

  • Preparing for ICD-10 Image

    webinarApr 29, 2014

    Preparing for ICD-10

    At the end of March, Congress passed legislation that delays the mandatory transition to ICD-10 until October 1, 2015. With all that extra time, some of you might be eager to push the new code set to the back of your mind. Au contraire! Even though we now have a year and six months until the US goes live with ICD-10, there’s still a lot to be done—and we’re here to help. In this month’s webinar, we’ll …

  • ICD-10 Talk with Dr. Heidi Jannenga: How Many ICD-10 Codes Do I Really Need to Know? Image

    articleOct 30, 2015 | 1 min. read

    ICD-10 Talk with Dr. Heidi Jannenga: How Many ICD-10 Codes Do I Really Need to Know?

    In this edition of our ICD-10 Talk series, Dr. Heidi Jannenga explains why rehab therapy practitioners don’t need to know every single code in the ICD-10 code set and how they can adapt their ICD-9 strategies to ensure success with ICD-10. Still experiencing ICD-10 transitional hiccups? Stay tuned to the WebPT Blog for all the latest updates on the new code set. If you have any questions, leave ’em in the comment section of this—or any other—post, …

  • The PT's Guide to Billing Image

    downloadJun 7, 2016

    The PT's Guide to Billing

    When it comes to physical therapy billing, you have to know your stuff—because even the simplest mistakes can cause denials. Of course, knowing billing backwards and forwards doesn’t have to be complicated. That’s why we created a comprehensive billing resource specifically for PTs. Take the guesswork out of billing. Enter your email address below, and we’ll send your free guide.

  • ICD-10 Coding Example: Physical Therapy  Image

    articleAug 19, 2015 | 3 min. read

    ICD-10 Coding Example: Physical Therapy

    Have you worked hard throughout the year to train your ICD-10 muscles? Do you feel brainy-buff enough to join the ranks of ICD-10 experts come October 1? If not, you’re not alone. That’s exactly why we’re hosting an ICD-10 bootcamp webinar : To whip you into tip-top-coding shape. I trust that with the help of WebPT founder and COO Heidi Jannenga and coding expert Rick Gawenda , that you, too, can pull up on your coding bar …

  • Understanding the ICD-10 Code Structure Image

    articleOct 29, 2013 | 7 min. read

    Understanding the ICD-10 Code Structure

    The leap from ICD-9 to ICD-10 is a big one, so it’s easy to feel a bit overwhelmed. However, you can better digest the codes if you understand their structure. Let’s break it down. The Usual Cast of Characters Codes in the ICD-10-CM code set can have three, four, five, six, or seven characters. Many three-character codes are used as headings for categories of codes; these three-character codes can further expand to four, five, or six characters …

  • Translating ICD-9 to ICD-10 Image

    articleApr 2, 2014 | 4 min. read

    Translating ICD-9 to ICD-10

    So, ICD-10 is a tad more complex than ICD-9. Okay, it’s a lot more complex. In fact, compared to ICD-9, there are about 55,000 more codes in the new set. The good news, though, is that you’ll probably only ever use a handful of them. And one of the best way to prepare for the transition is to create a list of the new codes you know you’re going to need. Unfortunately, though, identifying the ICD-10 equivalent …

  • You've Got a Friend in EMR: Why a Web-Based Solution Will Be the ICD-10 Hero Your Clinic Needs Image

    articleFeb 25, 2015 | 4 min. read

    You've Got a Friend in EMR: Why a Web-Based Solution Will Be the ICD-10 Hero Your Clinic Needs

    ICD-10 adoption in the US is long overdue , and adoption is necessary to ensure patient record accuracy as health care evolves. To make way for the inevitable changes that will follow that evolutionary path, the new code set is complex enough to account for future unknowns. Plus, it allows therapists and other providers to accurately report diagnoses for conditions that are part of the modern medical repertoire but do not currently exist within the ICD-9 code …

  • The 12 Codes of Christmas Image

    articleDec 13, 2015 | 5 min. read

    The 12 Codes of Christmas

    ’Tis the holiday season—a time to decorate, indulge in tasty treats, and celebrate with family and friends. Not surprisingly, the busy whirlwind that is December is ripe for injuries and accidents. As this Code It Right Online blog post explains, “holiday decorations like Christmas trees and candles and holiday-decorating activities such as stringing outdoor lights can result in injuries, deaths, and property loss.” Not the most pleasant thing to think about during what should be the most …

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