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Do non-covered entities have to accept ICD-10?

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    Example: workers compensation carrier, who doesn't have any electronic processes, and may be considered a non-covered entity for HIPAA 5010 implementation. Would they have to accept ICD-10 codes as of implementation or would our organization need to set up a different workflow?

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    Columbia, MO
    Work Comp carriers must accept ICD-10 Diagnosis codes. Even if they are considered non-covered for the 5010.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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