Who Will Blink First On Government ICD-10 Deadline?
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7/1/2013 | 4:02:46 AM
re: Who Will Blink First On Government ICD-10 Deadline?
With the October 2014 ICD10 rollout just around the corner,
I think we will see more providers and hospitals step up their preparations.
Organizations tend to G«£procrastinateG«• a little and focus on other more
immediate goals and problems until the deadlines are almost upon them. There
are a lot of other issues concerning providers that they would rather address,
but I would suggest preparations begin or escalate soon if they want to be
ready in time. I think CMS will need to analyze the preparedness of providers
as we get closer to the rollout in order to see if any sort of extension needs
to be applied.

Jay Simmons
Information Week Contributor

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