CMS has created 4 new podcasts from the audio of the Wed Jan 12 national provider call on “Preparing for ICD-10 Implementation in 2011.”

  • Welcome and ICD-10 Overview – Pat Brooks, CMS
  • Implementation Strategies for 2011 – Sue Bowman, AHIMA
  • Question and Answer Session, part 1
  • Question and Answer Session, part 2

The above podcasts are now available at  in the “Downloads” section at the bottom of the page. The above podcasts are perfect for the office, the car, or anywhere you carry a portable media player.

The  (CMS website) is a valuable resource to help you prepare for the healthcare industry’s change from ICD-9 to ICD-10 for medical diagnosis and inpatient procedure coding. Please check the above website frequently for the latest news, resources, compliance timelines, and teleconference information.