How to Review a Record: One Document at a Time I subscribe to an encounter-driven review, where one follows the provider’s critical thinking process during the encounter.
Simplifying Clinical Validation There are many definitions for clinical validation (CV), but in healthcare, clinical validation is ensuring clinical evidence exists in the medical record for all documented diagnoses/conditions.
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What Makes a Good Data Manager? As the volume of data at healthcare organizations continues to expand, there has become an increased demand for data managers to interpret and manage this body of information.
Stand out as an HIM Candidate As demand for healthcare professionals becomes greater, there are a growing number of people entering the health information management (HIM) field.
Why You Need Empathy as an RN Case Manager With so much emphasis on education and experience in the healthcare field, it’s easy to forget the importance of empathy in paving a successful career.
The Importance of Continued Education for CDI Professionals When it comes to the clinical documentation improvement (CDI) field, it’s important to remember that learning doesn’t start and stop in the classroom.
It’s hard to find a healthcare concentration that requires as much communication as acute care case management.
By Cathy Massaro, CCM, MSW The anniversary of 9/11 has come and gone yet the effects of the tragedy are still felt everyday by many struggling with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD.