What you need to know
It is vital that all health care providers have correct information regarding ICD-10 and its implementation. The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is used to report medical diagnoses and inpatient procedures. The 10th revision of this code set (ICD-10) will be implemented October 1, 2014. It replaces ICD-9.
Note: More stringent state requirements may supersede the requirements of these policies.