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Implementation date for ICD-10 set for October 1, 2015
The transition date for ICD-10-CM/PCS was stated in an April 30, 2015 CMS release of the 2015 IPPS Proposed Rule. In three separate instances, CMS references October 1, 2015 as the new implementation date for ICD-10-CM/PCS. The proposed rule mentions the new date on pages 648, 1065, and 1074.