ICD-10 Monitor: Talk Ten Tuesday
The higher levels of specificity required by ICD-10 implementation will affect the ability to code hierarchical condition categories (HCCs). AAPC Director of Education Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC, was recently interviewed on ICD-10 Monitor’s Talk Ten Tuesday as a follow-up to the previous week’s popular podcast, The ABCs of HCCs.
“Providers that are involved in HCC reimbursement are expected to evaluate chronic conditions in their patients and document their involvement with those chronic conditions,” she said.
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