One of the best parts about ACDIS membership is that it gives members a platform for connection—with others in the CDI profession nationwide, and with those in other adjacent departments (physicians, coding professionals, case managers, etc.).
The number of upcoded cases for patients who underwent gastrointestinal (GI) surgeries increased over a 10-year period, according to a retrospective study conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins University...Read More »
Q: If the patient reports an elevated temperature at home, can we use that towards reporting systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria or does the elevated temperature have to be taken at the hospital?Read More »
At the time of the 2017 Physician Queries Benchmarking Survey, 48.75% of respondents conducted retrospective, pre-bill reviews and 14.96% conducted post-bill reviews. While this data is only a year and a half old, we know that things sometimes move quickly in CDI.Read More »
The ACDIS Career Center offers members a one-stop-shop for their CDI job hunt. Whether you’re looking to break into the CDI field for the first time, or you’re looking to advance your existing CDI career, there’s likely a job for you on the Career Center.Read More »