The...Read More »
More than 585,000 eligible clinicians could be excluded from the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) requirements due to proposed changes...Read More »
Appeals cost providers roughly $118 per claim—extrapolated nationwide that amounts to as much as $8.6 billion in administrative costs necessary to...Read More »
CMS released a change...Read More »
Take a close look at the documentation guidelines that CMS suggests for the practice improvement portion of the merit-based incentive payment...Read More »
CMS may have paid $729 million in electronic health record (EHR) incentive payments that didn’t comply with the federal standards between May 2011...Read More »
With special guest Sandra Routhier, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, VP of Revenue Integrity for CloudMed Solutions, and co-host Laurie Prescott, MSN, RN, CCDS, CDIP, CRC, CDI...
CMS changed its selection process for medical records for short-stay reviews under the 2-midnight rule. This could be problematic for some...Read More »
Richard D. Pinson, MD, FACP, CCS
The session will explain the contribution CDI programs can make to improving hospital quality reporting by collaborating with the quality department and reviewing pay-for-performance (P4P) reports for improvement opportunities. Actual P4P reports...
Barbara J. Brant, MPA, RN, CDIP, CCDS, CCS; Timothy J. Garrett, MD, MBA, FACEP, FACHE, CHCQM, CIC
This session will provide an internal view of Recovery Audit processes, from the inside perspective of a Recovery Auditor (Cotiviti Healthcare, Region 2 and Region 3). Discussion...