Goodbye 2015, Bring on 2016!

Doesn’t it seem that 2015 was a very long year, much longer than 365 days? As usual, I learned a lot and feel more competent in my job every day because of it. It was also a year of new phenomenon, not only personally but also professionally.   Let’s take a look at a...

ICD-10 Holiday Code of the Week | Burn By Candle

In the fourth installment of our ICD-10 Countdown to the Holidays Code of the Week Series,  Benchmark Systems has chosen X08.8, Burn by candle.   [cn-social-icon] As the nights of Hanukkah progress, the possibility of burns from the candles on your menorah...

Health IT Outsourcing on the Rise

Health IT outsourcing is growing in popularity as EHR Incentive Programs, ICD-10, and other health IT initiatives continue to drive the healthcare industry, and according to a recent Black Book survey, nearly 73 percent of hospitals with over 300 beds are using...