ICD-10 implementation delayed to October 2015
A delay in ICD-10 implementation has been included as a provision in the Protecting Access to Medicare Act, (HR 4302) which was passed by both the U.S. House of Representatives, the Senate, and signed into law by President Obama. The new deadline for ICD-10 implementation is October 1, 2015.
The Academy is actively compiling information on new claims testing opportunities for members. In addition, in the coming weeks, the Academy will revise content in this section to help members prepare for the new implementation deadline.