ICD-10 To Be Delayed Indefinitely – Never Mind!

Robert Laszewski

Posted 2/14/12 on Health Policy and Marketplace Review

After years of telling us they are serious this time and everyone in the health care system had better be ready on time to implement the new disease coding system, CMS said today the whole project is going to be delayed indefinitely.

The new ICD-10 system requires payers and providers to convert from the old system of 13,000 codes to the new system of 68,000 codes.

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