Workers' Compensation Billing: ICD-10 Delay regulations

Title 8, California Code of Regulations
Sections 9792.5.1 and Medical Billing and Payment Guide
(incorporated by reference into section 9792.5.1 subdivision (a))

Filed with Secretary of State Sept. 30, 2014
Effective Sept. 30, 2014

NOTE: This rulemaking action delays implementation of ICD-10 until October 1, 2015.  Other portions of the Medical Billing & Payment Guide are unchanged and are effective for service rendered on or after February 12, 2014.

Rulemaking documents

History of ICD-10 Delay regulations
Written public comment period closes
Sept. 8, 2014
[No public hearing scheduled]

A written comment period will be held to permit all interested persons the opportunity to present statements, arguments, and comments in writing, with respect to the rulemaking action referenced above.

Written comments should be addressed to:

Maureen Gray, regulations coordinator
Department of Industrial Relations
Division of Workers' Compensation
P.O. Box 420603
San Francisco, CA 94142

Written comments may be submitted by facsimile transmission (FAX), addressed to the regulations coordinator / contact person at (510) 286-0687. Written comments may also be sent electronically (via e-mail), using the following e-mail address:

The division's regulations coordinator / contact person must receive all written comments concerning the proposed modifications to the regulations no later than 5:00 p.m. on Sept. 8, 2014.