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Don’t stop implementation plans because AMA opposes ICD-10

Just Coding, November 16, 2011
The American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates voted to "work vigorously to stop implementation of ICD-10" during the closing session of its semi-annual policy-making meeting November 15. The AMA cites the number of competing healthcare initiatives and the costs involved in the transition as reasons it opposed the switch. It's a little late in the game to be figuring that out.