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Tag: Hierarchical Condition Categories

Act on the front-end to reduce readmissions penalties

November 16th, 2018 / By Steve Cantwell

In my previous blog, I took a hard look at the impact of mental health and substance abuse on hospital readmissions, especially the torrent of patients with these issues coming […]

Case Study: Hierarchical condition categories: Get documentation and coding right

With Donna Smith, RHIA

3M research conducted by HIMSS Analytics sought to understand how organizations manage data in support of value-based payment models based on HCCs.

White Paper: Hierarchical condition categories (HCCs) and the shift to value-based reimbursement

What are HCCs and what role do they play in value-based reimbursement? Find out in our white paper.

Webinar: Understanding Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCCs)

With Donna Smith, RHIA

Gain an in-depth understanding of HCCs and learn how they are used today in population health management and value-based purchasing.

HCCs: Don’t Underestimate Their Importance

August 3rd, 2015 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

So there are PPCs and HACs, PPRs and PPAs, PSIs and VBP just to name a few. But please don’t forget or underestimate the importance of HCCs. Why should you […]

Video: What are HCCs?

With Donna Smith, RHIA

3M’s Donna Smith explains how Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCCs) are beings used to predict care costs using various data points.