clinical code

clinical code

A generic term for any of the codes—e.g., ICD-10, OPCS4, Read Codes and SNOMED—which are used for electronic clinical vocabulary.
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ClickPress, Wed Apr 08 2015] Computer Assisted Coding Market by Software (Natural language processing, Structured input, Integrated), by Application (Automated encoding, Management reporting, Clinical code auditing & analytics), & by End User - Global Forecast to 2019
This involves aggregating disparate EHR system data and translating it into common, computable concepts for the semantic interoperability of clinical code sets to enable accurate and consistent analyses.
Its capabilities in fraud, waste and abuse and clinical code editing will further enhance Emdeon's extensive portfolio of prospective and retrospective payment integrity solutions.
The partnership brings together Emdeon's pre-adjudication advanced claiming logic with Bloodhound Technologies' ConVergence Point clinical code integrity platform.
This latest version provides more control of report output to the user, increased trending options, more efficient group-building functionality and additional capabilities for clinical code reporting.
With more than 400 payor organizations in both public and private sectors using its code-editing tools, HBOC is the market leader in automated clinical code auditing software.
Administration staff are required to assign clinical codes to patient conditions and the treatments they receive in order to support the reporting of what happens in hospitals.
The migration to a new version of the clinical codes used for hospital reimbursement, as well as quality and patient safety reporting has been discussed for more than 20 years.
Browser-based tool provides non-coders with user-friendly search capabilities for faster insight into clinical codes
The migration to a new version of the clinical codes used for hospital reimbursement, quality and patient safety reporting has been discussed for more than 20 years.
Both of these articles describe work that was undertaken to assess the value of clinical codes or the resultant DRGs in adequately describing specific clinical scenarios, or both.
The International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, or ICD-9 clinical codes need replacing, a subcommittee of the National Committee on Vital Health Statistics (NCVHS) said recently.

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