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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert


CMS Solidifies 2015 Date, Clarifies Testing

The agency also offers an alternative claim submission method. Although the latest ICD-10 implementation date was proposed as Oct. 1, 2015, it wasn’t set in stone—until now. On July 31, CMS announced that the 2015 date has been finalized as the deadline for ICD-10 implementation. After Sept. 30, 2015, ICD-9 codes will no longer be accepted.  Because the date has [...]