December 16, 2021  |  1:30 EST  |  1 Hour

A RISE Association Webinar in Partnership with Centauri Health Solutions

Where’s The M.E.A.T? Insights into How Recent Coding Clinics© Affect Risk Adjustment
Conveniently attend the webinar virtually from your office or home!

Recently, the AHA Coding Clinics© have provided guidance on the need for provider documentation as to how a diagnosis impacts the care a patient/member receives during an encounter. This webinar will focus on how the impact to health plans and coding professionals and how CMS has historically interpreted this process during audits. We will focus on how to successfully prepare for an audit. Additionally, we will discuss the role provider education and engagement plays and what you and your plan can do to align expectations and ensure proper documentation leads to appropriate code capture and your patients receiving quality care.

The topics at a glance that will be discussed are:

  • The history of “MEAT” and how its evolved in ICD-10
  • CMS view on supporting the medical record diagnosis
  • Coding Clinics© and its clarification regarding the need for provider documentation of impact on care
  • Defense in an audit
  • Resulting impacts
  • Provider education and engagement

Who Should Attend This Webinar

This webinar is designed to specifically benefit those with responsibilities in the following areas:

  • Risk Adjustment Coders
  • Risk Adjustment Auditors
  • Risk Adjustment Coding Directors/Managers

Top Reasons to Attend This Webinar

  • Understand the evolution of “M.E.A.T.” criteria and coding guidelines since ICD-10
  • Learn how your plan can be better prepared for
  • Discover how to defend your position in an audit
  • Realize how to positively impact your patients through provider education

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