Medicare Reminds Providers of End to ICD-10 Unspecified Codes Grace Period

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), in a clarifying document released Thursday, reminded providers that flexibilities surrounding unspecified codes will indeed end on October 1, 2016.

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CMS Clarifies ICD-10 Flexibility Guidelines

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday released clarifications to the guidance it released earlier this month with the American Medical Association on easing the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10.

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AMA and CMS Team Up for Smoother ICD-10 Transition

In a joint statement Monday, the AMA and the CMS announced new guidance to help ease providers into the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10.

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Trade Groups, Congress Continue to Push for Two-Year ICD-10 Grace Period

Healthcare trade groups and certain members of Congress are continuing to advocate for policies that would add a two-year grace period following the go-live date for ICD-10-CM/PCS.

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Medical Society Joins Chicago Tech Incubator

The American Medical Association (AMA) has opened a lab within a Chicago healthcare technology incubator where it’s aiming to improve patient-physician encounters and preventive care.

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