Improving Patient Care through HCC Documentation: Stage A
Thank you for enrolling in this performance improvement project. This online module has 3 stages, and you need to complete all three stages in order to claim credit. It will take you 3 months to fully complete this program. In Stage A, you will learn how to access your dashboard and identify the RAF gap score will be provided. Lastly, you'll document your improvement goals.
The goal of this project is to improve the accuracy of documentation so that HCC scores are closer in congruence to our RAF scores within 3 months.
This course is intended for all providers using Advocate Aurora electronic medical records.
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Accurately document patients’ chronic diseases using HCC
- Assess their patient population using their HCC and RAF dashboard
- Assist and encourage other providers to accurately document patient conditions using HCC.
John Brill, MD; Vice-President, Population Health, WI, Advocate Aurora Health
Victoria Ruetten; Director Quality Improvement, Quality, Advocate Aurora Health
The planners and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no financial relationships with any commercial interests to be disclosed.
For completing Stage A, you will be eligible for up to 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. If you complete all 3 stages and demonstrate active participation, this course is designed to provide both the 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and also to meet the requirements for many of the ABMS Board Certification requirements through the Multi-Specialty Portfolio Provider (MSPP) Designation.
Accreditation Statement: Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement: Advocate Aurora Health designates this internet enduring activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification: Advocate Aurora Health has been approved by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) as a Multi-Specialty Portfolio Provider (MSPP). This allows Advocate Aurora Health to award Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part IV credits to those participants in this program who demonstrate active participation in this course. After verifying completion of all requirements and active participation, the Advocate Aurora CME Office will review and forward the form to the ABMS who will then transfer your credits to your Certifying Board. If you are certified by multiple Boards, this project will count towards all participating Boards (see https://cme.advocateaurorahealth.org/content/moc-recognition for specific information). You will need to provide the names of the Boards as well as your certification number for each Board you list. The attestations are frequently audited by the Boards, so please provide complete, thoughtful responses.
Upon successful completion and attestation, the CME Office will review your completed project. If it is completed satisfactorily, the CME Office will submit the project to the ABMS who will in turn submit the completion data directly to your certifying Board. It will take approximately one month for the completion to register with your Board.
PAs: This QI Effort meets MOC Part IV Standards and Guidelines for the ABMS Multi-Specialty Portfolio Approval Program Organization and is eligible for MOC Part IV through participating ABMS Member Boards and for Category 1 PI-CME credits through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
- 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.