CMS released the final HIPAA-mandated code set implementation date for the International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) as October 1, 2015.
The AAFP has created tools to assist practices with the preparation and change to this new system.
Frequently Asked Questions About ICD-10
Get the answers to your ICD-10 questions with our FAQ.
ICD-10 Timeline(1 page PDF)
A timeline to assist physicians in preparing the transition to ICD-10, including assessing, budgeting, planning, communicating, training, implementing, and monitoring.
CPT Coding & Payment Issues
Coding infomation for:
ICD-10: You Can Start Small
ICD-10 has almost 70,000 codes, but you don’t need to know them all. Start with this infographic from CMS to help with your implementation.
Order the 2017 AAFP Coding Flash Cards
Get this handy reference, which includes over 1,200 of the top ICD-10 diagnosis codes for family medicine practices--that's more than 400 additional codes from the 2016 version.
- Advanced Beneficary Notice- English
(1 page PDF)
- Advanced Beneficiary Notice- Spanish(1 page PDF)
- ICD-10 Coding from FPM
- Physicians Win One-year Grace Period for ICD-10 Transition from AAFP News