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Oh come on, AMA! We ALL SHOULD have been ICD-10 compliant several years ago then other initiatives would'nt be hitting all at once. And postponing indefinitely cannot even be an option!
The rest of the civilized world has been using ICD-10 for many years now. It has been "Put off" and "Delayed" to death. Sure, it will be a challenge but the benefits will be worth it. Everyone knew this day was coming and have no one to blame but themselves if they are not ready. Giving 2 more years will just allow the procrastination to go on for 2 more years. The AMA needs to "JUST DO IT" and quite whining.
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