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Coding Counts

You’re Invited to the 2017 Provider and Risk Adjustment Workshop

Join us for a workshop about the relationship between Carle and Health Alliance as it relates to risk adjustment, the importance of accurate ICD-10 CM coding and documentation, population health, and the new provider education module.

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Documentation Counts

Using accurate diagnoses codes with supporting documentation provides a comprehensive assessment of a patient’s health status during encounters. These are some things to consider when choosing and documenting diagnosis codes:

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This month, we're focusing on coding fractures to the highest specificity by defining the types of fractures and reviewing the use of the 7th alpha character in ICD-10 to identify the episode of care.

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Osteoporosis – With or Without Pathological Fracture

Age-Related Osteoporosis with Current Pathological Fracture Report category M80.0 codes when a patient with age-related osteoporosis has a “fragility” fracture from a minor fall or trauma.

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You’re Invited! Carle HIM & Health Alliance Provider Workshop

You're Invited! Carle HIM & Health Alliance Provider Workshop: Audits Thursday, April 28, 6–8 p.m.

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