The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has officially set Oct. 1, 2014 as the new ICD-10 compliance date in a final rule that also adopts several new financial/administrative provisions.

In the rule available here with publication in the Federal Register on Sept. 5, CMS establishes a unique health plan identifier, which originally was mandated under the 1996 HIPAA law but never pushed through by previous administrations.

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