3M research conducted by HIMSS Analytics sought to understand how organizations manage data in support of value-based payment models based on HCCs.
When it comes to HCCs, what are the biggest challenges and how can hospitals address them?
This month, Inside Angle blogger Rebecca Caux-Harry discusses E/M coding guidelines with Andee Andriole, 3M senior manager of outpatient consulting services. Andee: So, I guess we need to start thinking […]
Value-based payment models are attracting attention for risk adjustment methodologies, especially HCC risk adjustment, which is used to calculate cost benchmarks for Medicare Advantage and other CMS payment models including […]
HCCs are not new, but many organizations are only starting to recognize their importance. 3M’s Donna Smith dives into how to manage HCCs in her new article.
In the past, I’ve written several blogs about the complexity of E/M coding and how to find your way through. The first step is to establish the place of service, […]
Learn how to consistently capture the most complete and accurate HCCs and RAF scores for your patient population.
Shifting from volume-driven to value-based healthcare wouldn’t be so difficult if value meant just one thing. But every payer and value-based program defines value to suit its own purposes—on good […]
I paraphrase, but this is essentially the question we hear from providers when we talk about ICD-10 coding accuracy.
What are hierarchical condition categories (HCCs) and what role do they play in value-based reimbursement? Find out in our latest white paper.
CMS is moving to shift healthcare payments from traditional fee-for-service models to value-based reimbursement (VBR). How prepared is your organization to successfully receive accurate reimbursement for your patient population?
So, this month I am taking a slight detour. Instead of continuing to dissect AHRQ version 6.0 changes, I would like to reflect on providers and quality. I promise to […]