Arizona

Annoucements:

The fourth quarter 2022 Arizona ACDIS chapter newsletter can be found here.

We now have a Gmail account: AzACDIS@gmail.com

Going forward, the local chapter roster provided by ACDIS will be our source of truth for membership. To continue to receive communications regarding Arizona ACDIS activities and offerings, please ensure you complete the “online ACDIS local chapter roster”. You do not need to be a national ACDIS member to be a member of the local chapter. If you have completed this in the past, thank you - please consider revisiting it if you need to update any information.

Please remember to fill out the ACDIS online membership roster by clicking here. Plus, chapter members who fill out the online roster will automatically receive a discount on national ACDIS membership at the conclusion of the roster form!


Upcoming events:

  • Coming soon...

Past Events:

  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, February 17, 12-1:15 p.m., via webinar. The program was titled, “Denial Ain’t Just a River in Egypt: CDI Practice Advancement” and was presented by ACDIS CDI Education Specialist Kimberly Connor, BSN, CCDS, CCDS-O.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, December 16, 12–1 p.m., via webinar. The program was titled, “Transforming the CDI Audit” and was presented by Sydni Johnson, BSN, RN, CCDS.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter offered an on-demand webinar August through September.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, June 10, 2 p.m. EDT, via webinar.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, April 22, 12-1:30 p.m., via webinar. The topic was patient safety indicators presented by Christel Kemble.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, February 25. The topic was ethics in CDI presented by Dawn Valdez.

2021 events:

  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, November 5, 12-1:15 p.m. PST, via webinar for a WebEx Lunch and Learn. The topic was CDI and physician education presented by Fran Jurcak.
  • The Arizona ACDIS chapter met Saturday, August 21 via webinar with AzHIMA for a virtual coding roundtable. Click here to download the event flyer.
  • The CDI Educators networking group and Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, May 7, 12-1:15 p.m. MST, via webinar for a Lunch-and-Learn event. Click here for the save the date.
  • The CDI Educators networking group and Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, March 12, 12-1:15 p.m. MST, via webinar for a Lunch and Learn event. Click here for the save the date.
  • The CDI Educators networking group and Arizona ACDIS chapter met Friday, January 22, 12-1:15 p.m. AZ time, via webinar. Click here for the save the date. The topic was OIC Malnutrition Audits--Time for CDI to Up Their Game. Presentation in conjunction with the CDI Educator chapter and AzHIMA. Speakers are Dr. James Kennedy, President CDIMD Physician Champions and Dr. Derek Braun, Physician Advisor Banner Health.

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