PDMG's ICD9CodeUp and ICD-10 to be billing compliant by October 1, 2015

By CIOReview | Tuesday, September 22, 2015

WEBSTER, MA: Professional Data Management Group (PDMG) announces development of a cost-effective solution for medical providers and billers to become ICD-10 billing compliant by October 1, 2015.

PDMG’s ICD-10 a change in medical billing practices according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will affect everyone covered by the Healthcare Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA).

According to PDMG failure to implement the new ICD-10 codes by October 1, 2015 could cause significant cash flow problems for medical service providers. The medical service provider who could be affected are physicians, nurses, psychologists, physical therapists, chiropractors, ambulance operators, dentists and any other providers who bill insurance for their services.

“PDMG, Inc. offers the cost effective solution to medical providers known as ICD9CodeUp which is a Software as a Service product that will allow medical providers/billers to continue using their existing ICD-9 billing systems and be able to submit claims using ICD-10 codes and receive payment,” states Dr. Ronald S. Jolda, Founder, PDMG.

Dr. Jolda, advises billers to practice and test their ICD10 processes and submit test claims with various payers. Doing so will help billers to verify compliance and readiness in order to be prepared for 10/01/2015.

This solution can aid medical providers from spending thousands of dollars to upgrade their existing billing systems and software to ICD-10 and avoid financial ruin. Furthermore billers can complete this process NOW utilizing PDMG’s ICD9CodeUp Service and ensure a smooth transition - with minimal disruption to their revenue stream.