People often think the Diversity in CDI Award is only looking for CDI departments exemplifying racial diversity. But the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force says diversity within CDI means a whole slew of things, not only including race but also gender identity, educational background, and more...Read More »
Some good friends of mine host an annual costume party for Halloween. My husband and I know many of the folks who go, but every year there’s a dozen new faces. By way of introduction, the question almost always comes up—what do you do? I usually say I’m a...Read More »
by Laurie Prescott, RN, MSN, CCDS, CCDS-O, CDIP, CRC
A confession for you: I don’t like pumpkin spice lattes. I am not a fan of that popular spice in my drinks, although I did just find a recipe for a pumpkin spice white Russian that I may just have to try.
As part of the eleventh annual Clinical Documentation Integrity Week, ACDIS conducted a series of interiews with CDI professionals on a variety of emerging industry topics. Patricia King-Musser, DNP, BSN, RN, CCDS, senior director of CDI for Geisinger Health System based in Danville,...Read More »
ACDIS celebrates CDI specialists annually with a full week of recognition for the profession through activities, education, and fun. This year’s CDI Week theme is CDI Kitchen: Recipes for a Successful Program, aiming to go back to the basics of what it takes to make a CDI program great...Read More »
A new and renewed place of prominence in the hospital revenue cycle. New hires and increased staffing. New job descriptions, focused on denials and quality. Merging with departments and creating a unified front against auditors, breaking down old and outdated...Read More »