District Policy Group president Ilisa Halpern Paul was quoted in an InsuranceNews.Net article titled, “There's a code for that: Doctors brace for 155,000 choices to explain medical issues.”
The article discussed the U.S. Center of Medicare and Medicaid Service’s implementation of a new medical coding system, called ICD-10 (10th version of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems). Ilisa commented on potential actions by Congress in response to some physician concern regarding implementation of the new system.
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