ST. LOUIS, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Churchill Consulting, LLC, a fully owned division of Crux Quality Solutions, announced today that their popular DIRECTREES® coding help application for radiation oncology professionals is now cloud based.
"The newly released DIRECTREES® will provide our users access to the program from virtually anywhere that has an Internet connection, which is vitally important as cancer providers shift to value based healthcare, specifically the new Quality Payment Program," said Ed Mercado, CEO.
DIRECTREES® Coding Help Application is a powerful help tool, providing the most sophisticated coding and document assistance in radiation oncology. Developed in 1992, DIRECTREES® was customized for each client and provided in paper format known as "Directory-Trees. The "Trees" provided concise coding summaries and documentation instructions for various treatment regimens. This product was the foundation for the current cloud based DIRECTREES®. The TREES menu provides over ninety treatment regimen selections. Each sample TREE includes a case outline, comprehensive list of procedures in order of patient encounter, list of all associated codes, dynamic pop-up documentation guidelines to ensure that the user is aware of all coding and documentation requirements, and links to coding and reimbursement summaries. The DIRECTREES® program can be used by physicians, physics staff, therapists, and coders, ensuring accurate coding and maximizing revenue.
"By creating DIRECTREES® on the cloud, it will allow our team to ensure that our clients have the most up to date, near real time information," said Jordan Johnson, Director of Compliance for Churchill Consulting. "Allowing them to make enhanced, compliant and operational decisions."
"The DIRECTREES® program has helped our department build billing protocols for new procedures and acts as a template for us to check our current billing practices," said Alyssa Plathe, Clinical Documentation Specialist at Mercy Medical Center.
About Churchill Consulting
Churchill Consulting, LLC (a division of Crux Quality Solutions) provides comprehensive services to ensure CMS compliance and other Quality Improvement and accreditation support services. In addition, Churchill Consulting provides several proprietary content materials to facilitate documentation for quality and compliance process improvement in radiation oncology. To learn more about Churchill Consulting, please visit www.ChurchillConsulting.com
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