Physicians Optimistic About ICD-10, But Not Prepared

Although physician practices are generally optimistic about being prepared for the October 1, 2015, transition date for ICD-10, only 21% admitted they are currently on track with preparations.

Although physician practices are generally optimistic about being prepared for the October 1, 2015, transition date for ICD-10, only 21% admitted they are currently on track with preparations, according to a survey from Navicure in conjuntion with Porter Research.

This survey represents the third of its kind to assess ICD-10 readiness from Navicure, and the results show preparedness varies widely. A majority (81%) of practices expect to be ready in time, and overall optimism for ICD-10 readiness is high. The survey focus on issues of timing, readiness, and challenges for ICD-10 implementation.

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