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CMS to host Aug. 22 National Provider call on ICD-10

August 6, 2013

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host an Aug. 22 National Provider Call on “ICD-10 Basics,” which will include an implementation update. For more information or to register for the call, from 1:30-3 p.m. Eastern Time, click here. Under a final rule issued last year, hospitals and other entities covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act must transition to the ICD-10 coding system for patient diagnoses and inpatient procedures by Oct. 1, 2014. For more information, visit www.cms.gov/Medicare/Coding/ICD10