ICD-10 will impact scheduling workflow.  If your current systems capture ICD-9 codes, your IT team need to remediate and test scheduling systems.  Ultimately, an ICD-10 Financial Risk Assessment, ICD-10 testing, and ICD-10 implementation plan should comprehend ICD-10 provider scheduling.

ICD-9 codes in the scheduling system today will need to be found and replace in home-grown systems.  Healthcare IT vendors should have contracts that clearly delineate their obligations to customers with regard to regulatory updates.  An ICD-10 vendor assessment can help.

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