Implementation for ICD-10 Delayed
The October 1, 2014, implementation of International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision (ICD-10) has been delayed with the signing of House Bill 4302 into law.
The Secretary of Health and Human Services may not, prior to October 1, 2015, adopt ICD-10 codes sets as the standard for code sets under section 1173(c) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1320d-2(c)) and section 162.1002 of the title 45, Code of Federal Regulations.
Additional details will be made available when further direction is received from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) and the Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC).
For more information, call the TMHP Contact Center at 1-800-925-9126 or the TMHP-CSHCN Services Program Contact Center at 1-800-568-2413.