OSI Announces Accurate HCC Coding Services for Healthcare Providers Medicare Advantage (MA) plans rely on the Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) system for reimbursement. Healthcare providers that participate in Medicare insurance plans should use accurate HCC codes on their claims submitted to CMS. Outsource Strategies International (OSI), with its reliable HCC coding services can help busy practitioners receive a higher return on investment (ROI), complete accurate risk assessment and submit error-free claims; it will also allow them to focus on providing quality patient care. Care and diagnosis documented in the Chart/Progress Notes and clinical findings are to be reported using the relevant ICD-9-CM codes and converted to HCC codes. The HCC codes data is submitted to CMS that calculates Medicare Risk Adjustment. The team of professional MRA coders at this reliable medical coding company has a complete
understanding of the HCC process and risk adjustment, as well as its effects on the provider, the member, the MA plan, and overall reimbursement. These AAPC-certified coders can report all diagnoses that impact patient evaluation, care and treatment including the main reason for visit, chronic conditions and co-existing acute conditions. They are also ICD-10 ready. Mock audits performed by this professional team can help identify issues such as over coding and under coding, both of which will ultimately have a negative effect on revenue inflow. They use a standard workflow to review, annotate and apply HCC codes to medical records. Comprehensive HCC risk adjustment solutions in the company involves: • • • •
In-depth focused chart review Optimal HCC validation through RADV audit Physician Chart Audit summary reports Reporting of Missed /Suspect/Embedded codes
The most stringent security policies are applied throughout the medical record retrieval and coding processes. A skilled QA team is assigned to audit reviewed charts and ensure coding accuracy.
The main features that set the company apart from its competitors in the field are - outstanding personalized service, fast, comprehensive record retrieval, positive provider relationship, competitive pricing, scalable technology and customized turnaround time. Prospective clients can also benefit from the free trial offer by sending up to 10 charts and get them coded at no cost. About Outsource Strategies International Outsource Strategies International (OSI) is a reputable medical outsourcing solutions provider based in Tulsa, Oklahoma offering advanced medical billing and coding solutions for hospitals, physicians, physicians' groups, clinics and other healthcare entities. Find more details at: http://www.outsourcestrategies.com/. Contact Details 8596 E. 101st Street, Suite H Tulsa, OK 74133 Main: (800) 670 2809 Fax: (877) 835-5442 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Published on Jun 21, 2014
Published on Jun 21, 2014
Outsource Strategies International (OSI) provides accurate HCC coding that is crucial in terms of proper reimbursement for a MA Plan.