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CMS Releases Additional Guidance on the Implementation of ICD-10-CM
July 6th, 2010
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released MLN Matters Special Edition Article #SE1019 to provide updated information about the implementation of the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition, Clinical Modification and Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-CM/ICD-10-PCS) code. The first ICD-10-related compliance date is less than 2 years away - on January 1, 2012, standards for electronic health transactions change from Version 4010/4010A1 to Version 5010. For more details, please read the article on the CMS website.