Catholic Health Initiatives Helps Lead Campaign to Create New ICD-10 Codes on Human Trafficking – Hastings Tribune

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul 17, 2018–Catholic Health initiatives helped spearhead an 18-month-long effort to create a diagnostic code that will allow medical professionals to identify victims of human trafficking when they arrive at facilities seeking health care.
CHI, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, collaborated with the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals Against Violence (HAV) initiative and clinicians at Massachusetts General Hospital’s Human Trafficking Initiative and Freedom Clinic to develop and secure ICD-10 codes that will allow providers to…

Read More Read More

The post Catholic Health Initiatives Helps Lead Campaign to Create New ICD-10 Codes on Human Trafficking – Hastings Tribune appeared first on Human Trafficking Mass.