The proposed Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) uses the coding for reimbursement purposes, and it will be included in some Case Mix Index (CMI) calculations. Coding should reflect the safety and quality of the patient’s performance and should be accurately captured.
Don't drown in the new Section GG coding regulations. This infographic will help you prepare to capture the most accurate data for your facility.
Strong QAPI programs that result in exemplary outcomes are a key mechanism by which providers can position themselves to be a preferred partner in any Accountable Care Organization (ACO) or bundled payment program.