Resources Authored by: Cynthia Tang

Hospital Value Based Purchasing Program

This is the third of a series of articles on how CDI Programs can contribute to their organization’s success under CMS P4P metrics.   The Hospital Value Based Purchasing (HVBP) Program In fiscal year (FY) 2013, Medicare began withholding 1% of all hospital...

ICD-10 Myths vs. Facts

On August 4, the U.S Department of Health and Human Services issued a final rule to implement ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS on October 1, 2015. While it is possible that Congress could overturn this regulation as occurred after the 2014 Final Rule, ICD-10 stakeholders are...