TC wins HIPAA coding contract in California

PCG Technology Consulting (TC) was recently awarded a new contract to provide Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Medical Coding Expertise services to the California Department of Health Care Services (CA DHCS). PCG’s team includes three certified medical coders that will assist CA DHCS in producing medical coding methodologies consistent with the standards required by HIPAA regulations, including International Classification of Diseases, 10th Edition (ICD-10). Additionally, the team will be responsible for working with CA DHCS program policy leads to reinforce correct coding and standardize the use of medical codes across programs. This one year project is expected to complete in December 2016.