Overview

This presentation provides an overview of how HCCs are used in physician payment systems. Information covered includes data sources for HCCs, the impact of coding on risk adjustment and challenges facing coders and HIM professionals to meet the demands of this payment system.

Speaker

Danita Forgey, MIS, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P

Danita Forgey, MIS, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P has been extensively involved with coding and reimbursement issues for over 20 years as a hospital department manager, consultant and educator. She is the former Program Director for the Health Information Administration Program at Indiana University and has held leadership positions in HIM professional associations nationally and at the state level. She has given numerous presentations internationally, nationally and locally dealing with coding and reimbursement. She is currently President of Danita Forgey Consulting LLC, a coding and reimbursement consulting company.

CEU

1.0 – Clinical Data Management

Date Published

February 6, 2018

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