Join our McBee experts in this series for an overview and crosswalk of OASIS-E and takeaway action items your organization can do now to prepare and manage through the heightened productivity demands on clinical staff.
After the delay of the OASIS-E implementation due to the ongoing COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, CMS has announced that it is projected to be put into effect at the start of 2023. Organizations need to understand the scope and comprehensiveness of these changes.
Learn these common coding challenges and what to look for in these seven coding categories to help ensure accurate and high-quality clinical documentation.
One component of the hospice certification of terminal illness requirements is the narrative summary, a brief narrative designed to explain clinical findings that support a life expectancy of six months or less.
As we saw in April 2020, there again will be an expedited release of ICD-10-CM codes related to COVID-19 effective January 1, 2021.
Determine if outsourcing this critical business function is the right path to take and how to identify the right vendor partner.
For home health agencies, the holidays mean more than spending time with family and time off work. Change is a constant of the home health industry, and the introduction of OASIS-D1 on January 1, 2020 proves this to be true. Luckily, the revisions occurring under OASIS-D1 are considered minor - but as we know, even [...]
Last October, Palmetto, one of the nation’s largest Medicare Administrative Contractors to the federal government, released their Electronic Comparative Billing Report (eCBR) for 2018 data between April 1 – September 30 that focused on hospice providers’ Non-Cancer Length of Stay (NCLOS) rates.