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ICD-10

Update

On October 1, 2015, DHHS implemented final rule 45 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Parts 160 and 162 that mandated the use of International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) Clinical Modification (CM) and Procedure Coding System (PCS) code sets.

On July 1, 2017, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will release the ICD-10 and PCS code update for 2018.

Background

On January 16, 2009, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released a final rule 45 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Parts 160 and 162, which mandates the transition from the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision (ICD-9) to the more specific International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD-10) Clinical Modification (CM) and Procedure Coding System (PCS) code sets., Before this new code set implementation takes place, ICD-9 is the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) mandated code set for coding diseases, injuries, impairments, and health care encounters.

 

Resources

Below are external links that provide additional information on ICD-10 and will lead you away from the Department of Health Care Services.

 Medi-Cal HIPAA ICD-10

 WEDI ICD-10

 CMS ICD-10

 ICD-10 Latest News

Last modified on: 7/6/2017 11:30 AM