Risk Adjustment

Risk Adjustment Chart Reviews

Chart Retrieval

  • Retrieval methods EMR access, secure email, fax, onsite scanning
  • Project-specific call scripts and workflow designs ensure maximal provider participation and
    record retrieval
  • Experience retrieval teams can manage large year end sweeps or special purpose projects
  • We partner with copy services and local resources nationwide
  • Best practice methodologies employed to encourage fast, low cost retrieval

3 happy medical staff looking at charts

Risk Adjustment Coding

  • Deep team of certified medical coders wit extensive risk adjustment coding experience
  • Rigorous testing and interview process to evaluate coder competency
  • Thorough background checks ensure prior HCC coding/auditing experience
  • Mandatory Orientation Course covering critical Risk Adjustment coding guidelines, and
    project specific procedures
  • Dedicated project managers and quality assurance supervisors

ICD-10 Q&A

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 70: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT For the past 2-3 weeks, we have addressed the cardiovascular system. Its impossible to cover everything and that has never been our intention. Keep in mind that we are painting with a broad brush. What is a Pacemaker? This week’s tidbit is on pacemakers. […]

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 69: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT Happy New Year Everyone! Let’s get off to a good start with ICD-10. We hope you’re finding it a little easier now that you’ve had some experience tucked under your belt. We have been discussing the Circulatory System and will continue to do so […]

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 68: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT For the past three weeks, we have addressed orthopedics. Its impossible to cover everything and that has never been our intention. We are giving you a broad overview of various body systems. For the next month we will be addressing the cardiovascular system. Problem […]

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 67: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT This week we are going to continue our discussion on orthopedics and hip replacement surgery. How are you coders coping with ICD-10? We’d love to hear from you, as you could benefit from each other as well as us. If we know what is […]

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 66: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT We began a discussion of orthopedic surgery with the 11/3 tidbit, spinal fusion. This week we are going to continue our discussion on fusion. Problem for this week: The patient, a 25-year-old man, was a passenger in a motor vehicle accident involving collision with […]

  • ICD-10-CM/PCS – Part 65: Question & Answer

    Author: Linda Kobayashi, BA, RHIT, CCS Editor: Andrea Wong, BS, RHIT Hi there Busters. If anyone would like to share his or her ICD-10 experiences, with us, we’d love to hear from you. We haven’t addressed orthopedic problems for quite a while and for sure, we haven’t addressed spinal procedures. Today we are going to […]