Tag Archives: VA and ICD-10

New medical coding: Out with the old: Amputation; in with new: Detachment

Here is a change veterans should be aware of:  The VHA, like all health care stakeholders, is implementing the Tenth Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10).  The government-wide conversion deadline is 10/14. The ICD-10 is far larger and … Continue reading

Posted in Medical News, vA news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment