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SGR Patch Bill Proposes ICD-10 Delay; Vote Expected Thursday
Health Leaders Media

Another healthcare reform-related federal deadline may be delayed. This time it’s the ICD-10 deadline, which has already been delayed once.

The American Health Information Management Association Wednesday alerted its members that Congress will vote Thursday on a bill, negotiated at the leadership level in the House and Senate, which contains a provision that would delay implementation of ICD-10 for another year, until October 1, 2015.