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 ICD-10 compliance
What is the final deadline for compliance for the transition to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS?
ASKED: May 25, 2010  2:22 PM
UPDATED: June 21, 2010  1:28 pm

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According to the Final Rule issued by HHS regarding the ICD-10 transition ("HIPAA Administrative Simplification: Modifications to Medical Data Code Set Standards To Adopt ICD–10–CM and ICD–10–PCS") and <a href="http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2009/pdf/E9-743.pdf">published in the Federal Register</a> on January 16, 2009, (74 Fed. Reg. 3328) the deadline for compliance is October 1, 2013 (the first day of the 2014 federal fiscal year).
Last Wiki Answer Submitted:  June 21, 2010  1:28 pm  by  SteveGonHIT   250 pts.
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