Most of the industry, including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), assumes that ICD-10-PCS will be used just for facility reporting of hospital inpatient procedures and will not affect the use of CPT. ICD-9-PCS also does not impact payment, but it does offer other advantages, and facilities should be aware of these. For example, facilities sometimes require ICD-9-PCS for data-collection purposes.

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