NextGen Healthcare and 3M Partner to Offer Industry-Wide ICD-10 Education Program

HORSHAM, Pa., Jun 23, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC ., a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc . QSII -0.37% and a leading provider of healthcare information systems and connectivity solutions, announced today it has teamed with 3M Health Information Systems to offer 3M’s robust, web-based ICD-10 Education Program industry […]

Why Plans Should Focus on Accurate Documentation Capture for Health Risk Assessments (HRA’s), for 2014 Pt. 2

Presents: HCC Coding Corner 2014  Part 2    TARGET:CANCER HCC DOCUMENTATION aCTIVE vs hISTORY   ACTIVE CANCER– •     AN ACTIVE CANCER DX CODE DOES NOT STARTWITHA “V” – •      ACTIVE CANCER IS STILLPRESENT AND/OR UNDER ADJUVANTTHERAPY   TYPES OF ADJUVANT THERAPY:  •      SURGERY, •      IMMUNOTHERAPY •      CHEMOTHERAPY         […]

Why Plans Should Focus on Accurate Documentation Capture for Health Risk Assessments (HRA’s), for 2014

The HAUTE HCC Blog with TMI:  Free HCC Resources and TIPS For 2014 – dedicated to HCC Coding and Risk Adjustment for Medicare Advantage Plans By Holly Cassano, CPC, AAPC ICD 10CM Certified, Director of Coding Education and Compliance for Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) Part 1 In November 2013 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid […]

The Winter of Discontent and How About That April Fools? May 27, 2014

TMI’s ITen Tuesdays – Keep Calm and Code On! By Holly Cassano, CPC, AAPC ICD 10CM Certified, Director of Coding Education and Compliance for Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) The Winter of Discontent and How About That April Fools? May 27, 2014 Well, if you don’t know by now or have been living under a rock […]

Part 3 – Follow the Yellow and Red Brick Road – Conduct both Prospective and Retrospective Reviews for Risk Adjustment Success

The HAUTE HCC Blog with TMI:  Free HCC Resources and TIPS For 2014 – dedicated to HCC Coding and Risk Adjustment for Medicare Advantage Plans By Holly Cassano, CPC, AAPC ICD 10CM Certified ,Director of Coding Education and Compliance for Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) CLIFF Notes for HCC Coding – A Three Part Series on […]

So CMS Thinks Mr. Jones’ Leg Grew Back, How Do I Tell CMS, it’s Still MIA?

The HAUTE HCC Blog with TMI:  Free HCC Resources and TIPS For 2014 – dedicated to HCC Coding and Risk Adjustment for Medicare Advantage Plans By Holly Cassano, CPC, AAPC ICD 10CM Certified CLIFF Notes for HCC Coding – A Three Part Series on Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCCs) In this installment of “CLIFF Notes for […]

Webinars, Whitepapers, Tools, and Tips

I-Ten Tuesdays with TMI:  Free Resources – Webinars, Whitepapers, Tools, and Tips By Holly Cassano, CPC, CEO – Director of Coding Compliance and Education for Tactical Management, Inc. ICD-10 Countdown – October 1, 2014 – 224 DAYS until Implementation The AMA’s CEO Drafts Another Letter To Kathleen Sebellius, Still Calling For A Delay In ICD […]

CLIFF NOTES FOR HCC CODING 2014 PT 1 OF A 3 PT SERIES

The HAUTE HCC Blog with TMI:  Free HCC Resources and TIPS For 2014 – dedicated to HCC Coding and Risk Adjustment for Medicare Advantage Plans By Holly Cassano, CPC, AAPC ICD 10CM Certified ,Director of Coding Education and Compliance for Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) CLIFF Notes for HCC Coding – A Three Part Series on […]

Changes in Medical Billing for 2014: The New CMS1500 Claim form and ICD-10

Major changes are coming for dentists who are billing medical insurance for their patients: The mandatory changes include a new claim form to be used as of April 1, 2014, and a new diagnostic coding set on October 1, 2014. Tequesta, FL (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Nierman Practice Management is in the process of getting […]

If The Documentation Doesn’t Fit, The OIG Will NOT Acquit – Key Points for ICD 10 Success

I-Ten Tuesdays with TMI:  Free ICD 10 Resources for 2014 By Holly Cassano, CPC, Director of Coding Compliance and Education for Tactical Management Inc., (TMI) ICD-10 Countdown – October 1, 2014 –  242 DAYS Remain So in case you have been living in a bubble, everyone in the Healthcare community, is well aware of the […]