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ICD-10 compliance date has been extended to October 2015 and while some doctors are disheartened with the delay others are happy. This extension will help practices to prepare better for the implementation of the additional codes ready to be set next year. Due to health care reforms providers have been affected by – various regulatory changes, investment of significant amount of time and monetary resources for compliance and not getting paid on time. Since ICD-10 implementation has been pushed to 2015, unprepared practices will be able to utilize this period for making necessary changes such as upgrading technology and training their staff.