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ICD-10 The Gathering


ICD-10 The Gathering Those are playing cards. I'm excited to announce a new product coming out in June. ICD-10 The Gathering is new game created to break the ice in your classroom. That, and you can just use them as regular playing cards. Here's how the game works Each trainee takes a card, finds a partner, plays war. Winner moves on. Loser cheers for winner as they take on the winner of another group. Each subsequent round eliminates losers until a champion is crowned. By the end of the 5 minute game, your class will be smiling with delight, engaged, and ready...

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Kittens on ICD-10


You're welcome.

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An ICD-9 code for delaying ICD-10

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The boondoggle continues for at least a year, according to the House.  Modern Healthcare covers it as well as you'd think they would.     ICD-9 saw this coming Yes, this is a verbatim ICD-9 code.  The current print of Struck by Orca is now a collector's item! We still have a few left in stock. Get them while they're hot!

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Making a Splash at HIMSS

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HiMSS was a blast. Check out what we did:   Reconnected with our friends at HIStalk. This is me with the COO @Lorre_HIStalk.   Got on the cover of Modern Healthcare with their publisher Fawn Lopez. (Notice their brilliant graphic design work in the cover layout.)     @DeloitteHealth got me to draw Water skis on fire. As you can see, the artists in the book are much more talented than me.     Huge stack of books at the Nordic party. I didn't even stage the delight happening in the background.   Had an endless line for book signings at the Nordic booth. (By endless, I mean a few folks.)...

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