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    HEDIS Quality Measure: Adult Body Mass Index Assessment | 6/20/2019

    Documenting weight and height isn’t enough. Find out what else you need to calculate.

    Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening Reminders | 6/6/2019

    15,000 Premera members across the nation received cancer screening reminders in May.
    Changes to HEDIS Measures for Controlling High Blood Pressure

    Changes to HEDIS Measures for Controlling High Blood Pressure | 5/2/2019

    New changes to Controlling High Blood Pressure measures may reduce the need for medical record reviews.

    Improve HEDIS Scores with Claims Coding | 5/2/2019

    Learn how CPT Category II and ICD-10 Z codes can reduce medical record reviews.
    Medical and Behavioral Health Collaboration Survey Results

    Medical and Behavioral Health Collaboration Survey Results | 4/4/2019

    Communication and collaboration between primary care and behavioral health practitioners can improve your patient’s quality of care. See the 2018 key survey results.
    HEDIS Quality Measure: Colorectal Cancer Screening

    HEDIS Quality Measure: Colorectal Cancer Screening | 3/21/2019

    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Remind your patients of the importance of colorectal cancer screening.

    Acute, Chronic or Historical – What is the correct code for DVT/PE? | 2/21/2019

    Understand the difference in documentation requirements of acute, chronic or historical DVT/PE.

    Use, Abuse or Dependence – Substance-Related Disorders | 2/7/2019

    Tips for documenting of substance-related disorders to prevent incorrect coding.

    What Is Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge? | 1/17/2019

    Medication reconciliation key to patient safety and care coordination efforts.

    What Is the Correct Way to Code COPD? | 1/3/2019

    COPD is a common disease with complicated coding guidelines. Here are tips for correctly coding.