Population Health ASCEND ASCEND: Outfitting for Value-Based Payments - Page 25

Population Risk Scoring Challenges PYA Services • Understanding the importance of patient risk scores on value- based payments • Quantifying financial impact of accurately capturing patient risk scores • Incomplete clinical documentation and inaccurate diagnosis coding • Increased payer audits focused on diagnosis coding • Targeted interventions to improve diagnosis specificity • Sample chart reviews to identify areas for improvement Improving clinical documentation and diagnosis coding to accurately capture population risk and enhance data integrity 12