On 4/8/2014, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approved the Hospice Item Set (HIS) Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) package. Beginning July 1, 2014...
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On April 1, a new federal law was approved that includes a provision delaying the implementation of ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes until at least October 1, 2015. This marks the second delay, the first extended the deadline from October 1, 2013 to October 1, 2014. Because the delay was the result of congressional action, CMS has yet to confirm the new 2015 date as it examines the regulatory ramifications of the delayed implementation.
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