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X-Link Medical Software Interfacing 17 ICD-10 Interface Module Updates

Posted by Kayla Whitten on Oct 16, 2015 3:29:43 PM

ICD-10 is Here!
The day we've all been waiting for is here! After 3 years of deliberations, setbacks and preparations, the ICD-10 deadline arrived on October 1st, 2015. Are you using an X-Link interface? 
Will you be sending or accepting ICD-10 codes? Here are some things to keep in mind:

95% of X-Link interface modules are ICD-10 compatible, including...

X-Link ICD-10 Interface
Module Updates

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Systems Currently
ICD-10 Compatible

  • AllMeds
  • Comchart
  • Henry Schein MicroMD
  • Xcite Health EncounterPRO
  • MDlogic World Wide EMR
  • PracticePro by MTBC
  • IcaNotes
  • Green Apples MedGre
  • Harris CareTracker 9
  • ChartLinks
  • Meridian EMR 
  • Urochart EMR 
  • Chart Logic
    by Chart Logic
  • digiChart
  • EyeMD 
  • Goldblatt
  • SOAPware 7.0.10042
  • gEHRimed
  • Advantachart
  • AdvancedMD 2015
  • Lynx PM 2015
  • eClinicalWorks EMR 10
  • DOX EMR
  • PrognoCis EMR
  • Lytec PM 2014 and 2015
  • Medisoft PM 19 and 20
  • AltaPoint 12 and 14
  • DuxWare
  • Tiger 9.10.5
  • Medical Manger 12
  • Centricity 11
  • Integrity EMR
  • iPatientCare
  • Praxis
  • WebPT

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 Medisoft PM All Versions

  • Now associates all ICD codes with the appropriate transaction in a bill. 

Medisoft PM 19 and 20

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • Will post either ICD-9 codes or ICD-10 codes if received from the source system.
    • If ICD-10 codes are not setup, it will only post ICD-9 codes.
    • Will send both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes if setup.
    • Now verifies that ICD-9 and/or ICD-10 codes exist.
  • Removed extra spaces after the diagnosis codes.
  • Corrected empty CodeSet.
  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to ignore ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes.
  • Changed ICD-10 lookup to use ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes if one exists; otherwise, use an ICD-10 code not mapped.
  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to not require a non-mapped ICD-9 code.
  • Incorrect number of diagnosis codes allowed in older versions, due to the possibility of ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes for the same charge line.
  • Now allows processing to continue if an invalid diagnosis is associated with a patient.
  • Now displays the ICD code not found in Messages Not Delivered.
  • Now displays ICD-9 code set instead of ICD-10 when diagnosis not found for ICD-10.
  • Added the ability for responsible and insured parties being sent to Medisoft to create codes for these guarantors who do not have codes in the source system. 
    • It performs a matching function consisting of four items. 
    • If these items match, then the existing Guarantor is updated.
    • If there is no match, a new guarantor is created with an alphanumeric guarantor code that matches the method that Lytec uses to create new codes.
  • Changed the setup screen to allow for the selection of this code creating/matching option.

Medisoft PM Pre 19

  • Fixed pre 19 versions with CodeSet property.
  • Fixed the inappropriate use of code 3 in pre 19 versions.
  • Now verifies that ICD-9 codes exist.
  • Will ignore any ICD-10 codes recieved from the source system.

Lytec PM All Versions

  • Added the ability for responsible and insured parties being sent to Lytec to create codes for these guarantors who do not have codes in the source system. 
    • It performs a matching function consisting of four items. 
    • If these items match, then the existing Guarantor is updated.
    • If there is no match, a new guarantor is created with an alphanumeric guarantor code that matches the method that Lytec uses to create new codes.
  • Changed the setup screen to allow for the selection of this code creating/matching option. 
  • Removed extra spaces after the diagnosis codes.
  • Added CodeSet to all version 2006 thru 2013.
  • Corrected empty CodeSet.
  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to ignore ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes.
  • Changed ICD-10 lookup to use ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes if one exists; otherwise, use an ICD-10 code not mapped.
  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to not require a non-mapped ICD-9 code.
  • Now allows processing to continue if an invalid diagnosis is associated with a patient.
  • Now displays the ICD code not found in Messages Not Delivered.

Lytec PM 2014 and 2015

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • Will post either ICD-9 codes or ICD-10 codes if received from the source system.
    • If ICD-10 codes are not setup, it will only post ICD-9 codes.
    • Will send both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes if setup.
    • Now verifies that ICD-9 and/or ICD-10 codes exist.

Lytec PM Pre 2014

  • Will ignore any ICD-10 codes received from the source system.
  • Now verifies that ICD-9 codes exist.

AdvancedMD 2015

  • ICD-10 Support is now included. Will post either or both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes if received from the source system.

 Standard HL7 Modules

  • Now reads alternate diagnosis code and code set in bills.

All HL7 EMRs

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • If ICD-10 and/or ICD-9 codes are received from the EMR, they will both be sent to the PM.
    • For those EMRs that do accept ICD-10 codes only, we will send only ICD-10 codes.
    • For those that do accept only ICD-9 codes, we will send only ICD-9 codes.
    • For EMRs that accept both, we will send both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes.

All HL7 PMs

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • If ICD-10 and/or ICD-9 codes are received from the PM, they will both be sent to the EMR.
    • For those PMs that do accept ICD-10 codes only, we will send only ICD-10 codes.
    • For those that do accept only ICD-9 codes, we will send only ICD-9 codes.
    • For PMs that accept both, we will send both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes.

All XML Modules

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.

 AltaPoint PM

  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to where it does not require a non-mapped ICD-9 code.
  • Now allows processing to continue if an invalid diagnosis is associated with a patient.
  • Now displays the ICD code not found in Messages Not Delivered.

AltaPoint 10 DD and 11 DD

  • Will ignore any ICD-10 codes received from the source system.
    • Now verifies that ICD-9 and/or ICD-10 codes exist.

AltaPoint 12 DD and 14 DD

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • Will post either ICD-9 codes or ICD-10 codes if received from the source system. 
    • If ICD-10 codes are not setup, it will only post ICD-9 codes.
    • Now verifies that ICD-9 and/or ICD-10 codes exist.
  • Increased Diagnoses accepted from 4 to 12.
  • Increased Modifiers accepted from 2 to 4.
  • Increased Diagnoses sent from 4 to 12.
  • Corrected rollback from not working in all environments.

AltaPoint PM V12 and V14

  • Removed extra spaces after the diagnosis codes.
  • Corrected empty CodeSet.
  • Changed ICD-9 lookup to ignore ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes.
  • Changed ICD-10 lookup to use ICD-10 codes mapped to ICD-9 codes if one exists; otherwise, use an ICD-10 code not mapped.

SOAPware 7 EHR

  • Now recognizes new method SOAPware sends ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes as per SOAPware specifications.
  • Corrected ICD-9 codes in bills.

Tiger PM

  • Corrected empty CodeSet.

Tiger 8 and 9 Direct Database

  • Will ignore any ICD-10 codes received from the source system.
  • Corrected issues when receiving demographics without a race or ethnicity specified.

Tiger 9.10.5 Direct Database

  • ICD-10 Support is now included.
    • Will post either ICD-9 codes or ICD-10 codes if received from the source system.
    • If ICD-10 codes are not setup, it will only post ICD-9 codes.
    • Will send an ICD-9 or ICD-10 codes if specified in a demographic message.

EyeMD

  • Added the reading of the ICD-10 code as per new EyeMD method.

ChartLinks EHR

  • Added the reading of the ICD codes as per new ChartLinks specifications.

ComChart EHR

  • Changed all diagnosis codes received to be ICD-10.

Falcon EHR

  • Changed ICD-10 to start on the 1st without any indicators of which code set is being sent.
  • Removed date flag for ICD-10 as code sets are used.

gEHRiMed EHR

  • Changed ICD-10 to start on the 1st without any indicators of which code set is being sent.
  • Removed codeset from demographic messages. 
  • Send only ICD-10 in demographic messages.
  • Code set is based on current date verses 10/1/2015 for demographics
  • Code set is based on from date of service verses 10/1/15 for bills.

ICANotes EHR

  • Now sends the required ICD-9 and ICD-10 code sets as per IcaNotes specifications.

PracticePro PM

  • Now sends the required ICD-9 and ICD-10 code sets as per specifications.
  • Now sends both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes in messages to PracticePro PM.

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