Health Care Coding Tips

Molina Healthcare has developed the following coding tips, called HCC Pearls, to provide better clarity to our providers on some of the coding and documentation rules that are applied by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

We know the coding rules can sometimes be confusing and not make sense to the way a clinician is trained. We are utilizing our best information to give you concise sound bites with tips on how best to identify, code and document your patient’s health status.

Amending the Medical Record

Diabetes Mellitus with Ocular Manifestations

Diabetes Mellitus with Other Manifestations

Diabetes Mellitus with Peripheral Circulatory Complications

Systolic and Diastolic Heart Failure