Resources

Check our resources page often for the latest news on VitalWare™ Webinars, company updates and industry news.

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 | 01:00

Be ready by October 1, 2018, for the mandated code updates of hundreds of ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes. During this complimentary, 60-minute educational session, VitalWare's VP Revenue Integrity Services, Jodi Stewart, will provide a thorough discussion of the revised 2019 ICD-10-CM/PCS code sets.

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2019 OPPS Final Rule

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD November, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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NOVEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

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2019 CPT PRO

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD December, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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DECEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

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2019 CPT HIM/CDM

Complimentary, 60-minute Webinar
TBD December, 2018
10:00 am PDT | 1:00 pm EDT

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DECEMBER, 2018 | 01:00

VitalWare In The News

VitalWare™ Introduces Advanced Charge Auditing Capabilities within Existing VitalAuditor™ Tool

June 21, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 21, 2018, Yakima, Washington – VitalWare, a leading provider of revenue cycle SaaS solutions, today introduced ChargeAssurance™, a new solution with…

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VitalWare Launches a Redesigned vitalware.com to Better Showcase Its Highly Rated Revenue Integrity, HIM and Compliance Products

May 22, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2018— Yakima, Washington —VitalWare™, the leading provider of healthcare revenue cycle SaaS solutions, announced the launch of its newly redesigned…

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VitalWare™ Adds New VitalCDM™ and VitalKnowledge™ Client

April 11, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2018 – Yakima, Washington – VitalWare™, the leading provider of healthcare mid-revenue cycle SaaS solutions, is pleased to announce its…

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Industry News

What’s the Diagnosis for ICD-10-CM?

By Jennifer Bishop - VitalWare | June 19, 2018

The ICD-10-CM diagnosis code additions, deletions and revisions for FY 2019 have been released! These code changes will be effective October 1, 2018.

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ICD-10 Allows Non-Physician Documentation of Social Determinants

By Health IT Analytics | June 18, 2018

Recent guidance around ICD-10 states that non-physician documentation is an appropriate source for coding the social determinants of health. Healthcare organizations concerned about how to record data on patients’ social determinants of health are allowed to use non-physician documentation to support ICD-10 coding for common socioeconomic issues, says the American Hospital Association (AHA).

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The 2019 diagnosis code changes are here: 6 things to know

By Becker's ASC Review | June 13, 2018

The CDC published the ICD-10-CM code changes June 11 for fiscal year 2019. Here’s what you should know:

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Hospitals Wait 16 More Days for Late Payments from Claim Denials

By RevCycle Intelligence | June 12, 2018

Delayed payments stemming from claim denials are significantly impacting hospital revenue cycles, taking an average 16.4 more days to pay compared to claims that have not been denied, a new analysis from Crowe Horwath revealed.

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CMS publishes procedural coding changes — 392 new codes for 2019

By Becker's ASC Review | May 30, 2018

CMS released ICD-10-PCS updates for hospital inpatient coding professionals to use for discharges from Oct. 1, 2018 through Sept. 30, 2019. ICD-10-CM diagnosis code changes for 2019 have not yet been published.

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