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    An AIM Webinar: The Aging in Motion Coalition Presents ICD-10 for Sarcopenia: Implications for Diagnosis and& Clinical Practice

    Date: January 19, 2017

    The Aging in Motion (AIM) Coalition submitted a proposal to the ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee to establish a code for Sarcopenia in July of 2014. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention accepted AIM’s proposal and announced that an ICD-10-CM code would be available for the medical community to use effective on October 1, 2016. This one-hour webinar featuring ASBMR Past President, Douglas P. Kiel, M.D., M.P.H. as a speaker, will provide expert insights into the process for requesting the code addition, the value of ICD-10 data for research, and the significance of a Sarcopenia code in the clinical setting. Register for the January 24 webinar by clicking here