October 17, 2012
Baker Newman Noyes Gains Two ICD-10 Trainers
Janet Hodgdon, director of healthcare development, and Dianne Rodrigue, senior in healthcare consulting, recently passed the test to become American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) certified ICD-10 instructors. Baker Newman Noyes now has four approved ICD-10 instructors; Maggie Fortin and Laurie Desjardins, both senior managers in healthcare management consulting, passed the test last year.
The International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10) is the newest set of coding rules for reporting cause of death. The ICD is revised periodically to incorporate changes in the medical field.