Articles for April 15, 2010
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) offered mixed reviews of CMS’ handling of the Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) demonstration program, according to a report released March 31. While the...Read More »
CDI specialists would do well to keep an eye on documentation leading to three MS-DRGs that multiple RACs have listed on their approved audit issues:
Effective January 1, 2011, CMS is expanding the number of ICD-9 diagnosis and procedure codes processed on institutional claims, according to an MLN Matters® article released March 5, 2010.
This...Read More »
So you’ve made it through the rigors of the initial CDI implementation stage. Now it’s all smooth sailing, right?