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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter July 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Jul 15, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Coding Education Newsletter, July 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: ICD-10-CM – Skin Cancer Types, ICD-10-PCS – Breast Reconstruction Flap Grafts, CPT – Skin Biopsy Methods, Pro-Fee – Most Common Procedures on the Skin performed in the ER, Anatomy Feature – The Skin - Our Largest Organ, CDI Corner – POA Guidelines for Pressure Injury, Pharmacology Spotlight – [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter June 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Jun 14, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, June 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: ICD-10-CM – Coding Head Injuries, ICD-10-PCS – Root Operations for Fracture Repair, CPT – Understanding Burn Treatment Procedures, Pro-Fee – Critical Care Codes, Anatomy Feature – Anatomy of Coding Open Gustilo Fractures, CDI Corner – Documentation Nuggets in ER Record, Pharmacology Spotlight [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter May 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions May 10, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, May 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: ICD-10-CM – Coding Underlying Conditions of Dementia – ICD-10-PCS – Mental Health Treatment – CPT – Venous Access Devices – Pro-Fee – Use of Z-Codes for Use, Abuse, Dependence – Anatomy Feature – Arteries of the Brain and Strokes – CDI Corner – Encephalopathy – Pharmacology Spotlight – [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter April 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Apr 18, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, April 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: ICD-10-CM – Complications and Manifestations of Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis, ICD-10-PCS – Operative Note Breakdown of Duodenal Ulcer Repair, CPT – Colonoscopy Polypectomy Techniques, Pro-Fee – DeVinci Robot, Anatomy Feature – The Intestines, CDI Corner – Acute Liver Failure and Hepatic [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter March 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Mar 15, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, March 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: Asthma for ICD-10-CM, Endobronchial Brachytherapy for ICD-10-PCS, Understanding Bronchoscopy Procedures for CPT, Outline COPD for Pro-Fee, Discuss Lobes of the Lung in our Anatomy Feature, Corner Respiratory Failure Clinical Indicators in our CDI Corner, Inhalers in our Pharmacology Spotlight [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter February 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Feb 19, 2019

Welcome to our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, Feb 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome for ICD-10-CM, Neurostimulator Device Implantation for ICD-10-PCS, CPT Changes for Neurostimulator Evaluation, Spinal Nerves and Parts of the Body They Control, E/M ProFee Trigger Point Injection for Pain Management, Functional Quadriplegia: Definition and [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter January 2019 Edition

Peak Health Solutions Jan 30, 2019

Our Monthly Peak Coding Education Newsletter, Jan 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: Mitral Valve Disorders, Cross Walking CPT & PCS New Cardiac Devices, Cardiac Catheterization Coding In An Outpatient Facility, Cardiac Valves, New York Heart Association  Functional Classification System or CHF, Anticoagulant Vs Antithrombotic, and test your knowledge of Underdosing with this month's Code [...]

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Three Areas Providers Need to Improve Outpatient Clinical Documentation to Meet the Demands of Value-Based Reimbursement

Peak Health Solutions Aug 23, 2018

As value-based reimbursement continues to expand, providers will need to develop better documentation patterns where ever they practice. Improved documentation will help physician practices and acute care centers improve reimbursement, but consistent, quality documentation can also help both groups provide better patient care.

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Providers Will Need Quality Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Programs to Make Value-Based Reimbursement Work and Provide Better Care

Peak Health Solutions May 04, 2018

Value-based care and the resulting value-based reimbursement may not have entered the day-to-day discussions of patients, but it's on the minds of nearly every payer and provider working to keep patients healthy at a reasonable cost.

It's here to stay because the intent is a noble one. Everyone agrees that better care at lower costs for patients is the right thing to do. The tricky part is [...]

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Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Programs and the Data They Collect Are the Keys to Value-Based Reimbursement Success

Peak Health Solutions Apr 05, 2018

The transition from a fee-for-service to a value-based payment model that rewards providers for favorable outcomes may be the most significant challenge healthcare has faced. Value-based care and the corresponding value-based reimbursement strive to reduce the costs of healthcare while at the same time improving care for both individual patients and entire patient populations. That's a tall [...]

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Coding to New Heights Education Newsletter July 2019 Edition

Welcome to our Monthly Coding Education Newsletter, July 2019 Edition! This month we'll discuss: ICD-10-CM – Skin Cancer Types, ICD-10-PCS – Breast Reconstruction Flap Grafts, CPT – Skin Biopsy Methods, Pro-Fee – Most Common Procedures on the Skin performed in the ER, Anatomy Feature – The Skin - Our Largest Organ, CDI Corner – POA Guidelines for Pressure Injury, Pharmacology Spotlight – ...

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