Healthcare Provider Solutions

Category: Hospice Coding

COVID-19 Coding Changes

By Sharon Litwin, RN, MHA, HCS-D / Posted on: April 8, 2021

It remains challenging to code COVID-19 for patients, as there are so many variations seen, especially as time goes on.   However, as of January 1, 2021, we have new diagnosis codes that are to be used for COVID-19 patients. They don’t include all of the patient scenarios for the conditions seen after COVID but it is a start.


HPS Acquires 5 Star Consultants to Expand Clinical Services, Coding & OASIS Review

By Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO / Posted on: October 1, 2020

We are extremely proud to welcome 5 Star Consultants’ industry-leading home care coding, OASIS review, and clinical consulting team to HPS. Together with their knowledge and experience, HPS is a stronger full-service home care and hospice resource for both current and new clients.