July 31, 2014

HHS Announces ICD-10 Compliance Date

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a rule today finalizing October 1, 2015 as the new compliance date for health care providers, health plans, and health care clearinghouses to transition to ICD-10, the tenth revision of the International Classification of Diseases. This deadline allows providers, insurance companies and others in the health care industry time to ramp up their operations to ensure their systems and business processes are ready to go on October 1, 2015.

Details to follow in developing story and on Talk Ten Tuesdays, August 5, 10 ET.

 

Chuck Buck

Chuck Buck is the publisher of ICD10monitor and is the executive producer and program host of Talk Ten Tuesdays.