Written by Kelly Gooch | September 26, 2018 | Print | Email
New ICD-10 codes to help healthcare providers document sex and labor exploitation take effect Oct. 1.
Here are four things to know ahead of the effective date:
1. The American Hospital Association, along with Englewood, Colo.-based Catholic Health Initiatives and clinicians at Boston-based Massachusetts General Hospital’s Freedom Clinic, worked with CMS to develop the 29 codes that were published in June.