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Publication Date: 
2020-12-04

To raise awareness about risk adjustment for our members, Pulse8 offers monthly, hour-long webinars, followed by a question-and-answer session. The topics rotate, and we encourage you and your staff to take advantage of these free educational opportunities. Below is the latest:

“Navigating Risk-Adjustable Chronic Conditions: The Ultimate Course for the PCP”
Become familiar with how to identify, document, and correctly code the most common risk-adjustable conditions seen by Internal Medicine and Primary Care Physicians in America for the ACA Commercial, Medicare and Medicaid populations. Learn how to optimize annual exams with the identification and examination of your patients’ chronic risk-adjustable conditions.

  • Tuesday, December 15:  8:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 17: 8:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.

Webinar Access Instructions:

  • Go to https://pulse8.zoom.us
  • Select Public Event List
  • Click Register
  • Fill in all required fields
  • Click Submit

Risk Adjustment at Blue Cross NC
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) works with Pulse8 to promote education regarding risk adjustment for our members. Risk adjustment relies on providers performing accurate medical record documentation and coding practices to capture the annual health conditions of their patients.

Questions?
If you have any questions, or are unable to attend one of the sessions above, you may set up a private session for your practice by emailing Pulse8 at ProviderEngagement@Pulse8.com.

Any additional inquiries regarding this effort can be directed to Joe Richard, BCBSNC Risk Adjustment, at 919.765.1497 or via email at joseph.richard@bcbsnc.com.