The U.S. House of Representatives voted today to extend the deadline for implementing ICD-10 to October 2015. Before ICD-10 is formally delayed and the SGR fix becomes permanent, however, the Senate has to vote on the proposed legislation and President Obama must sign it into law.
The Senate is expected to vote tomorrow.
As always, ADVOCATE will keep you updated on this and all issues impacting radiology.
Kirk Reinitz, CPA