taBLE 2. Six Elements in a Needs Assessment for Radiology
icD-9-cm within System/
2. vendor List
Where are you in ICD- 10 transition?
What is your plan?
How will we reach full compliance?
Backlog of coding services
5. testing of system
type of Education/training
Source: AHIMA. ICD-10-CM/PCS Transition: Planning and Preparation Checklist. 2011. Available at: http://library.ahima.org/xpedio/groups/public/
documents/ahima/bok1_048737.pdf. Accessed April 3, 2012.