ICD-10: The “Coding Imperative”
May 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Patient-specific conditions – not arbitrary therapy volume – determine clinical eligibility and reimbursement under PDPM. This concept is both mundane and novel (it’s been there all along but lacked reimbursement-sensitivity) and demands improved accuracy of primary and tertiary diagnoses upon admission and throughout the benefit period. This program will highlight best-practices to capture, coordinate, report and defend accurate ICD-10 coding that serves as the foundation for the PDPM Composite rate specific to every resident in our care.