Proper Documentation is Critical to Our Modern Healthcare System
Mar29

Proper Documentation is Critical to Our Modern Healthcare System

Is documentation improvement and proper use of ICD-10-CM critical to the nation’s healthcare debate? I say definitively yes, in every way.

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Getting Specific with the Unspecified
Feb14

Getting Specific with the Unspecified

What should providers do to avoid unnecessary denials?

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Myth Busted: Maximizing APR-DRG Risk Staves Off Performance Penalties
Jan30

Myth Busted: Maximizing APR-DRG Risk Staves Off Performance Penalties

Performance is measured within the population, not just the outcome of interest, and APR-DRG is missing the mark.

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New Year, New Me… A New Year’s Coding Resolution
Jan11

New Year, New Me… A New Year’s Coding Resolution

This is your year to be the best coder that you can be.

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CMS Backtracks Value-Based Care Models

A final rule released by CMS on November 30 officially canceled both the Episode Payment Model and the Cardiac Rehabilitation Incentive Payment Model.

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