Part of the deal the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) made with the American Medical Association (AMA) is that Medicare won't reject ICD-10 claims as long as the code is in the correct family.
Michelle Leppert takes a look at who's family in the ICD-10 code set. Let's just say it's better to get the diagnosis code right instead of counting on a yet to be defined definition of family.
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