Join ACDIS April 21-22 for ACDIS Virtual Summit: State of the CDI Profession. Open to qualified CDI professionals, this event features a panel session on current best practices in CDI, ranging from concurrent coding, to secondary reviews and denials management, to evolving metrics that reflect...

SPONSORED - by 3M | M*Modal

It seems every year the scope of clinical documentation integrity (CDI) roles continues to expand. What started as a specific role to increase the accuracy, clarity and specificity of

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Have you wanted to join the Association of Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialists (ACDIS) but wondered about the quality of the benefits? Have you been an ACDIS member for a while but need a refresher on what’s available or an update on what’s new?

Join ACDIS Editors Linnea...

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Wrestling with bandwidth challenges, a large physician group in the Midwest struggled with making changes to status quo documentation and coding practices. While documentation and coding improvements were acknowledged as critical success factors, options for making such improvements without...

SPONSORED - by Iodine

Each stage of the CDI documentation integrity process represents an opportunity for additional leakage of accurate and appropriate documentation, resulting in inaccurate coding of conditions being monitored and treated during the patient's encounter. This results in inappropriate reimbursement...

In the dark of winter, a second surge of COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on healthcare systems throughout the United States, with CDI departments feeling the impact. Many CDI professionals are working from home and feeling the...

SPONSORED - by 3M | M*Modal

Around the world, COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on everyone’s lives, particularly those working in health care.  First and foremost: THANK YOU for your crucial role in facing this pandemic.  Capturing the complexity of care has never been more important and many of you have also stepped up to fill...

SPONSORED - by 3M | M*Modal

CDI leaders find themselves involved in so many different projects. Advice on how to juggle it all can often be found by connecting with peers outside their organizations to collaborate, swap advice, and share challenges and successes. The ACDIS CDI Leadership Council serves the purpose of...

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COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on healthcare systems, and CDI departments have suffered from the fallout. An ACDIS survey conducted in June in the aftermath of the initial outbreak showed that many were hit with furloughs, salary reductions, and in some cases layoffs.

But many organizations’...

The role of a CDI leader is challenging and ever-changing with the needs of their department and their organization. While leaders’ roles vary widely, they often include a focus on physician engagement and key performance indicator (KPI) trending and monitoring for the success of their programs...

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