CMS assumes plans have perfect data ready for the RAPS to EDS shift, but what are the real world effects of CMS' 0% Encounter data transition? Episource explores the implications of the 2022 Advance Notice on MA and dual-program enrollees.
On Monday, September 14th, CMS released their annual Advance Notice three months earlier than what has come to be expected. This is a move, that even though it was offered as a possibility, is one more unprecedented occurrence for 2020.
Episource's Director of Risk Adjustment & Payer Solutions, Meleah Bridgeford, reviews CMS' 2021 Rate Announcement and its effects four months into a public health emergency. How has COVID-19 affected EDS Percentages, Coding Trends, and Increased HCCs?