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CMS Calls Regarding ICD-10 and HIPAA 5010 Standards
January 4, 2011

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host calls on ICD-10 implementation and Medicare Fee-For-Service implementation of the HIPAA Version 5010 and D.0 transaction standards on January 12 and January 19, respectively. 

On January 12, from 10 am – 12pm (PST), CMS will hold a teleconference on “Preparing for ICD-10 Implementation in 2011″, where experts will review information on the transition to ICD-10, discuss preparation strategies for the year and answer questions.  Participants must register by January 11 on the CMS website at www.eventsvc.com/palmettogba/register/80cd98e6-92f5-4f1a-8806-5569a1a05895.

On January 19 at 11am (PST), CMS will focus on implementation of the HIPAA Version 5010 and D.0 transaction standards.  Participants must register at www.cms.gov/versions5010andd0/v50/list.asp by January 18.  The presentation will also be available for download from the CMS website.

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