AMA asks Congress to delay ICD-10

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The CEO of the AMA, James L. Madara, MD has ask Congress to delay the transition to ICD-10 in a letter to House Speaker John Boehner because the HIPAA_mandated implementation would place too great a burden on physicians, being both too costly to them and disruptive to their other health IT efforts.

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