Home care can be tricky and you simply canâ€™t afford to make mistakes. Through our auditing services, we will provide you with a snapshot of how your agency adds up in each of our specialized auditing areas. Our audit services include a private coaching session with one of our experts explaining the findings. Let FMS help you find areas for improvement and opportunity.
Our Auditing Services Include:
Mock Audit and Consulting Services
Todayâ€™s demands on home health/hospice administrators are greater than ever with Medicare cuts and new protocols. With a comprehensive on-site evaluation of your agency, Foundation Management Services, Inc. can assist in building on your staffâ€™s strengths and recognizing your weaknesses through customized training and consulting. Our experienced staff will offer solutions and recommendations that will result in improved quality of care, cost-effective strategies and increased efficiencies.
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Under the current reimbursement system, there are no margins for error. FMS has the solution for accurate home care and hospice coding, sequencing, and optimal reimbursement. By partnering with an industry-leading service, your field staff and case managers will have more time to focus on quality patient care and proper documentation. Coding-To-Go gives your agency access to Certified Home Care & Hospice Coding Specialists (HCS-D & HCS-H), who are audited for accuracy.
Benefits of Coding-To-Go:
How to get started:
Even if you have dedicated coding staff, chances are your coders will take vacation days, have sick days, and sometimes need back-up support for an influx of new patients or difficult assessments. When that happens, call FMS for PRN help. Let FMS help you with all your outsource coding needs!
Welcome to the FMS Online University!
FMS Online University gives you the opportunity to choose from our ever-expanding online library. Our online education offers flexibility for your field clinicians to have access to education on demand.
FMS online training offers a comprehensive library providing training and education to most disciplines. You can choose online training to review a topic, to investigate a new specialty, or to gain in-depth knowledge. Training is rated by degree of difficulty and some are offered in a series.
Link to FMS University here!
Does the majority of your staff need training? Let FMS come to you. Drawing from decades of experience, our team of experts provide onsite training in a wide variety of subject areas. This customizable education option is as cost-efficient as it is convenient.
Sample topics include:
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Coding to Go is the premiere outsourced coding service in home health and hospice. We produce the highest accuracy results in the shortest turn around time of any service in the industry. Our team is made up of only Certified Home Care & Hospice Coding Specialists (HCS-D & HCS-H), with clinical oversight, who are audited weekly for accuracy.
One Credit = One Claim Coded
A reference guide w/ suggestions for additional information to achieve the best codes
A quick reference w/ coding conventions, guidelines, proper sequencing, & common conditions
Coding to Go is the premiere outsourced coding service in home health and hospice.
One Credit = One Chart Coded
Clinical groups is an important aspect of the establishment of the Medicare home health patient’s reimbursement under Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM). This cheat sheet describes the groupings under PDGM and expected reimbursement for each group with important tips on coding to ensure accurate reimbursement.
An overview of the system w/ color diagrams and coding tips
PDGM has added some twists and turns to the coding process. Agency leadership, clinicians, and coders need to have a thorough understanding of the primary and secondary codes to ensure success. This tool contains the comorbidity diagnoses eligible for case-mix adjustment and will help take some of the mystery out of the coding process.