ICD-10 Resource Center
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has mandated the replacement of the ICD-9 code sets used by physicians and other health-care professionals, facilities, medical coders and billers to report health-care diagnoses and inpatient procedures with ICD-10 code sets, effective Oct. 1, 2014.
The AGA Institute has collaborated with leading organizations to provide you with various resources to help ensure your smooth transition to ICD-10.
Take advantage of this AGA webinar to help you transition to ICD-10:
Impacts of ICD-10
Friday, Dec. 13, 2013 at 12 p.m., ET
This webinar will go over administrative and clinical changes needed to successfully implement ICD-10. The key impacts to strategic business areas will be discussed along with steps to a successful implementation.
FREE to AGA Members! AAPC and AGA ICD-10 Top 50 Gastroenterology CM Codes Translation Guides
In collaboration with Rhonda Buckholtz, vice president of ICD-10 education and training at AAPC, AGA has developed easy to use translation guides for the top 50 most used GI-related diagnostic codes — one ranked alphabetically by disease state and the other ranked numerically by ICD-9-CM code. The guides are free to AGA members but you must login to view and download. Nonmembers can purchase either version of the translation guide for $25 each.
AGA Members: Download the Guides
Nonmembers: Purchase the Guides (ICD-10-CM Guide Alpha Sort | ICD-10-CM Guide Numerical Order)
AAPC ICD-10-CM Code Translator
The ICD-10-CM code online translator tool allows you to compare ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM codes. (Note: this tool does not convert PCS codes.)
AGA Coding & Billing Corner
Get answers to your coding and billing questions. Submit your question online. Members get two free questions per 30-day period and pay $20 for subsequent questions. Nonmembers pay $35 per question. Submit a Question
Reimbursement and Coding Seminars for Gastroenterology
The GI Coding Advisor
Make sure your procedures are coded correctly to maximize reimbursement. Designed and regularly updated by the AGA’s coding and billing specialist Kathleen Mueller, this Web-based coding tool was created specifically for GI practices. The GI Coding Advisor ICD-10 translator tool is included and helps you minimize claim errors when transitioning to ICD-10. AGA members: $467.50/year. Nonmembers: $550.00/year. Enroll Today
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Read more about why ICD-9 is being replaced, the difference between CM and PCS codes, how ICD-10 is different from ICD-9 and more. Download additional resources from CMS and the AGA. Requires login. Get the Details