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As risk-adjustment scoring increases, the pressure is on to code hypertension correctly. Here’s an overview using common patient scenarios.
What you don’t know about risk-adjustment factor scores could cost you.
Use this cheat sheet to identify diagnosis codes that are weighted for risk adjustment.
As payment models change, diagnosis coding is more important than ever. Here’s how to be sure your codes capture your patients’ severity of illness.
As physician payment increasingly becomes tied to value, these five habits can help you succeed.
Accurate coding drives accurate risk adjustment, which will increasingly affect your bottom line.