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To the Point

BY LISA REMINGTON

To The Point (Publisher’s Message)

In this issue of the Remington Report, we take a deep dive into the post-acute transfer policy, the impact to your organization, what it means to hospitals, and how to drive greater value as a hospital partner.

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Discharge Planning: How is a Post-Acute Transfer Defined?

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Discharge Planning: How is a Post-Acute Transfer Defined?

Hospitals are responsible for coding a Medicare beneficiary discharge bill based on the discharge plan for the patient. Here’s what you need to know.

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Data Point: Discharge Planning Codes Identify Where the Patient is Being Referred to

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Data Point: Discharge Planning Codes Identify Where the Patient is Being Referred

The discharge status code identifies where the patient is being discharged to at the end of their facility stay or transferred to such as an acute/post-acute facility.

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Post-Acute Care Transfer to Home Health Reduced Readmissions

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Post-Acute Care Transfer to Home Health Reduced Readmissions

A recent study published in the American Journal of Managed Care showed home health vs. no post-acute care was associated with reduced 30-day readmissions and better outcomes.

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Post-Acute Transfer to a Home with Home Health Services

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Post-Acute Transfer to a Home with Home Health Services

Medicare’s IPPS post-acute care transfer policy requires hospitals to apply the correct discharge status code to claims where patients receive home health services within three days of discharge.

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OIG Report: Medicare to Overpay More Than $267 Million

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OIG Report: Medicare to Overpay More Than $267 Million

Medicare to overpay more than $267 Million for hospital inpatient claims with post-acute-care transfers to home health services. This important OIG report has finding of hospitals that did not properly code post-acute transfer correctly.

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Fast Facts About the Post-Acute Transfer Policy

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Fast Facts About the Post-Acute Transfer Policy

Fast facts about the Post-Acute Transfer Policy. Here’s what you need to know at a glance.

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Post-Acute Transfer Policy: The Overpayment For Discharges

BY LISA REMINGTON

Post-Acute Care Transfer Policy: The Overpayment for Discharges

Medicare improperly paid acute-care hospitals $54.4 million for 18,647 claims subject to the Post-Acute Care Transfer policy.

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Empowering Your Clinical Team to Increase Patient and Family Engagement

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Empowering Your Clinical Team to Increase Patient and Family Engagement

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May-June Issue

To the Point

BY LISA REMINGTON

To The Point (Publisher’s Message)

In this issue of the Remington Report, we take a deep dive into the post-acute transfer policy, the impact to your organization, what it means to hospitals, and how to drive greater value as a hospital partner.

Read the Article
Discharge Planning: How is a Post-Acute Transfer Defined?

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

Discharge Planning: How is a Post-Acute Transfer Defined?

Hospitals are responsible for coding a Medicare beneficiary discharge bill based on the discharge plan for the patient. Here’s what you need to know.

Read the Article
Data Point: Discharge Planning Codes Identify Where the Patient is Being Referred to

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

Data Point: Discharge Planning Codes Identify Where the Patient is Being Referred

The discharge status code identifies where the patient is being discharged to at the end of their facility stay or transferred to such as an acute/post-acute facility.

Read the Article
Post-Acute Care Transfer to Home Health Reduced Readmissions

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

Post-Acute Care Transfer to Home Health Reduced Readmissions

A recent study published in the American Journal of Managed Care showed home health vs. no post-acute care was associated with reduced 30-day readmissions and better outcomes.

Read the Article
Post-Acute Transfer to a Home with Home Health Services

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

Post-Acute Transfer to a Home with Home Health Services

Medicare’s IPPS post-acute care transfer policy requires hospitals to apply the correct discharge status code to claims where patients receive home health services within three days of discharge.

Read the Article
OIG Report: Medicare to Overpay More Than $267 Million

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

OIG Report: Medicare to Overpay More Than $267 Million

Medicare to overpay more than $267 Million for hospital inpatient claims with post-acute-care transfers to home health services. This important OIG report has finding of hospitals that did not properly code post-acute transfer correctly.

Read the Article
Fast Facts About the Post-Acute Transfer Policy

BY REMINGTON REPORT EDITORIAL TEAM

Fast Facts About the Post-Acute Transfer Policy

Fast facts about the Post-Acute Transfer Policy. Here’s what you need to know at a glance.

Read the Article
Post-Acute Transfer Policy: The Overpayment For Discharges

BY LISA REMINGTON

Post-Acute Care Transfer Policy: The Overpayment for Discharges

Medicare improperly paid acute-care hospitals $54.4 million for 18,647 claims subject to the Post-Acute Care Transfer policy.

Read the Article
Empowering Your Clinical Team to Increase Patient and Family Engagement

SPECIAL REPORT

Empowering Your Clinical Team to Increase Patient and Family Engagement

Insights, solutions, and resources to advance new ways to communicate in real-time and optimize the experience of patients, their families, and your care teams.

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