28 Jun 0
BOULDER, Colo.–June 28, 2013–Dr. Richard Schamp, CEO of Capstone Performance Systems, announced that Sommer Huseman has been hired as Risk Adjustment and Coding Specialist. Capstone Performance Systems works with Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) organizations to optimize Medicare risk adjustment processes and enhance performance, compliance and revenue. PACE organizations are sponsored by Medicare and Medicaid and provide community-based, comprehensive care to frail seniors.
Sommers’s responsibilities include chart reviews and audits, staff education, and working with staff to maximize reimbursement. She has over 17 years of experience in the medical field including critical care, acute care, long term care and PACE. Sommer’s understanding of CMS compliance, PACE documentation guidelines and ICD/ HCC coding and reimbursement will make her an asset to the organization.
“Our clients have benefitted from our documentation improvement reviews and training to assist them in both compliance and revenue,” Dr. Schamp said. “Sommer brings solid PACE experience and a strong clinical background to bolster these services.”
Sommer is from Grindstone, Pennsylvania. She is a Registered Nurse and received her BSN from California University of Pennsylvania.