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Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) Coding - CME Offering Improve Quality, Coding and Documentation

Published on Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Educational Objective:  This course offers an overview of Medicare Risk Adjustment and Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) Coding.  Attendees will learn how to improve coding and documentation to ensure requirements are met.

Business Case: 

  1. Proper documentation and coding of chronic conditions is essential for risk stratification of patients and appropriate funding from CMS/payors for physician gain sharing.
  2. Used to establish financial benchmark for CMS MSSP ACO
  3. Resets annually on January 1st.

Locations & Dates: 
Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.: McLaren Hospitality House, 3170 Beecher Rd, Flint
(Continental Breakfast provided)

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: McLaren Physician Partners, 2701 Cambridge Court, Auburn Hills, Suite #200
(Light dinner provided)

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital, Dawe Auditorium, 401 Greenlawn Ave., Lansing, MI
(Light dinner provided)

Accreditation: 
McLaren Greater Lansing, is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society Committee on CME Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  McLaren Greater Lansing designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2.5 MSMS PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  This program is anticipated to offer 3 hours of AOA Category 2-A CME credit, pending the approval of the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education.

Registration: 
For registration, please contact Peggy Mariucci at (517) 975-7568 or peggy.mariucci@mclaren.org