AdvancedMD’s app allows physicians practices to assess ICD-10 preparedness


ADP AdvancedMD released the AdvancedMD ICD-10 Toolkit, an iOS app that gives private practices a suite of ICD-10 preparation tools. Available as a free download, the application allows users to test their readiness and train staff for the October 1st deadline. Customers of AdvancedMD practice management software can also leverage the app to add ICD-10 codes to their charge slip templates.

“ADP AdvancedMD has been a leader in the ICD-10 transition process and a champion of independent physicians and small practices, with such tools as, a website aimed at helping medical practices prepare for the ICD-10 transition, featuring a timeline and a wealth of tools, training and tips to help practices prepare for the change,” said Raul Villar, president, ADP AdvancedMD.

The app was created as part of the ADP AdvancedMD iCommit program, which offers incentives to engineers for independently pursuing innovations in addition to their regular jobs.

The AdvancedMD ICD-10 Toolkit allows users to track preparedness for ICD-10; compare ICD-9 codes with the ICD-10 equivalents, including risk of increased specificity; view potential high-risk areas; search for ICD-10 codes and sub codes; and view articles and action plans to guide a specific transition.