Once a CDI professional’s clinical skills are at an expert level, their coding expertise must follow suit.
Tag: Clinical Documentation
When first starting an Outpatient Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) program, it’s important to identify which departments you will need to interact with and who will be impacted through the CDI process.
One of the major steps in ensuring that your CDI Professionals are performing optimallyis to provide an atmosphere for learning that is both encouraging and up to date.
How Can I Launch a Career in Clinical Documentation Improvement? Are you a healthcare professional looking for a change? You may be surprised to learn that many clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists come from a variety of healthcare professions, including health information management (HIM), physician and nursing, coding, and clinical and administrative backgrounds.
How to Evaluate CDI and HIM Professionals for Your Team With so much healthcare talent on the market, it can be confusing for employers to know which skills and qualifications to value the most.
DRG validation, a program used by healthcare organizations to reduce risk, defend claims and ensure accuracy of coded items, plays a specific role in proper coding practices.
How Creating a Culture of Collaboration is Essential for Clinical Documentation Success Effective and complete clinical documentation is a key component to any functioning healthcare organization.
There has been much discussion recently regarding clinical validation and with good reason. Every patient, whether in the hospital or the myriad of other venues where one presents for care, has a right to receive high quality health care with a medical record that outlines this process – this is a point all can agree …
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