This article from Rhonda Butler details the 2020 IPPS proposed rule and highlights noteworthy proposed changes.
Part one of this two-part blog was a high-level summary of two major areas of focus in the proposed MS-DRG changes: the MCC/CC designations and the “unrelated OR DRGs. This […]
If there is a theme to this year’s proposed MS-DRG changes in the IPPS proposed rule, it is “ICD-10 Data.” Now that two years’ worth of ICD-10 coded MedPAR data […]
Join 3M HIS senior health economist Kevin Quinn and senior inpatient consultant Cheryll Rogers for a webinar highlighting the impact 3M APR DRGs have on hospital payment and quality measurement.
Cheryl: So Donna, I have been getting a lot of questions from clients about ICD-10-CM and PCS lately. I was in elementary school when the last code switch occurred. Can […]
A 3M-authored study published in the Journal of AHIMA examines the impact of ICD-10 on payment based on MS-DRGs.
A recent blog by François de Brantes, executive director of HCI3, titled “Letting the Facts Get in the Way of So-called Truths,” is highly critical of the DRG based Medicare […]
We’re still talking about converting policies – lists of ICD-9 codes or clusters that mean something that could be stated in English. These lists may be in documents, spreadsheets, the […]