TITLE

ICD-10 Date Will Be Postponed, HHS Confirms

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert;Apr2012, Vol. 4 Issue 4, pp27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the delay of the implementation of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10, which was confirmed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HSS). It states that the implementation date would not go beyond October 1, 2012, however, the delay could give practice additional time to prepare for and adopt the new diagnosis coding system. It suggests that the practice should continue working toward compliance with the new diagnosis coding system.
ACCESSION #
76121922

 

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