Tag Archive: hcc


Big Changes to CMS-HCC: What You Need to Know

May 31, 2016

As any plan or provider with risk in the Medicare Advantage space knows, there’s always a lot riding on the CMS Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) Risk Adjustment algorithm.  We recently reviewed tactics for minimizing data capture gaps to support more


Provider How-To: Minimizing Gaps in HCC Data Capture

April 29, 2016

Last week, we launched our new ‘What in the Health IT’ blog series and explained the meaning of Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC). Here, chief medical officer Dr. Rich Parker provides tactical guidance to providers who are in HCC-based payment models.