Now that CMS has officially issued another delay in the implementation date for ICD-10 to October 1, 2014, you may be tempted to relax and wait. Instead you should consider this new delay a gift…a gift of extra time to prepare for the transition.
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The American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates voted on November 15th at the semi-annual policy making meeting in New Orleans to work vigorously to stop implementation of ICD-10 (The International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision), a new code set for medical diagnoses.
ICD-10-CM has about 69,000 codes and [...]