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WEDI's Final ICD-10 Survey Charts Successful Implementation

The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) announced the release of its findings from its March 2016 ICD-10 postimplementation survey. In the May 2 letter to the Health and Human Services Secretary, WEDI shared survey results and an analysis of the responses on the ICD-10 transition following the October 1, 2015, implementation.

"WEDI has played a tremendous role in educating the industry and helping to best ease the impacts of the ICD-10 transition for many years," says Jean Narcisi, chair of WEDI. "We wanted this postimplementation survey to be a closing chapter of assessment on why the transition went so well overall and to also leverage specific lessons learned for future large implementations."

Some key observations from the survey results include the following:

More information on WEDI events and ICD-10 work products are also available on the WEDI website at www.wedi.org/workgroups/icd-10.

Source: The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange