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MGMA Fears 'Catastrophic Backlogs' From ICD-10 Testing Pullback



MGMA is "extremely concerned" that Medicare has announced it will not be conducting ICD-10 end-to-end testing with external trading partners, including physician practices, says the group's  CEO.



4 comments on "MGMA Fears 'Catastrophic Backlogs' From ICD-10 Testing Pullback"
Morgan Pile (10/11/2013 at 12:21 PM)

I have have been speaking about all the problems current and even yet to begin all around the world. I guess Americans will need to seek medicare treatments outside the US.
Lynn (10/10/2013 at 8:47 AM)

So...once again it's "do as I say, not as I do". Physicians are expected to be fully and completely compliant with moving targets, undefined, poorly defined and less than fully implemented requirements and mandates.
Frank Poggio (10/9/2013 at 3:48 PM)

...and when it bombs, as we all know it will, guess who they'll blame?
Lisa Corcoran (10/8/2013 at 2:50 PM)

Sure, this makes sense. After all, the federal government's IT infrastructure is so great at getting new software programs up and running without any snafus, right? Think Healthcare.gov and the health insurance exchanges. What could possibly go wrong?