Hospice Agency Coding Services
Outsource hospice coding to HPS to boost your agency’s clinical compliance.
Correct Coding Directly Impacts Hospice Agency Success
Correct coding has a direct impact on agencies’ financial health. Our coding department is comprised of experienced, industry-leading specialists—certified RNs—who are available to elevate your agency’s coding process. Outsourcing your coding to our specialists ensures accuracy and clinical compliance, both of which have a direct impact on appropriate reimbursement.
After careful review of your current coding needs, an HPS solution will include our core coding services:
- Complex Hospice Coding Assistance
- Review and Recommendations for Start of Care Documentation
- Comprehensive Recertification Review
Hospice Coding Specialists
HPS acquired 5 Star Consultants in September 2020. The thriving home care and hospice consulting firm was a valuable addition to HPS, expanding the clinical services we continue to provide our clients as a total home care and hospice resource. To read our formal announcement and to view the video message from HPS co-founder and CEO, Melinda A. Gaboury, visit the link below.
Clinical & Regulatory Hospice Resources
As part of our commitment to be your total hospice resource, our clinical and regulatory departments also ensure that regulatory coding standards are met. The educational component to our services empowers agencies to truly thrive. Our experienced clinical team offers structured educational programs to increase agency competency on QI, QAPI, regulations, laws, general coding, assist in accreditation, and more:
- Ensure Efficient Regulatory Practices
- Conduct Mock Surveys
- Develop Detailed Action Plans
- Assist with ACHC, CHAP or TJC Accreditation
- Provide Staff Education on Regulations & Laws
- Provide Ongoing Support to the Management Staff
- Review Clinical Records for QI and Coding.
Coding Education for Long Term Agency Success
HPS offers many educational seminars, webinars, and courses that can be tailored to your organization’s needs. A large variety of programs are available, including but not limited to: Continued Survey Readiness, Compliance Updates, Quality Improvement/ QAPI, Competency Program, ICD-10 Diagnosis Coding, and many more. Explore our events below for upcoming sessions, or schedule a call to start taking control of your coding process today.
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Why Agencies Choose HPS
“Melinda, Mark, and their staff are professional, honest, responsive, and true thought leaders. Their expertise enabled our agency to realize significant cash flow improvements and clinically focused operational advancements.”
“It’s so reassuring to have experts managing our accounts and know that it’s being done ethically and ‘by the book.’ Our days in AR have never been so low. “
Home Care Agency Director
“HPS helped me reduce my aging by $140,601. Thank you sounds kind of hollow for such a feat, so I will capitalize it: THANK YOU!”
Colorado Hospice Provider
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MELINDA A. GABOURY
Chief Executive Officer
D. MARK CANNON, CPA
Chief Financial Officer