The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a proposal for changes to ICD-10-CM sepsis related codes after receiving numerous...Read More »
While surgical staplers are the top medical technology hazard for 2020, another hazard that hits closer to home for CDI professionals also landed...Read More »
by Melissa Varnavas
Recently, we received a question from a member about risk factors associated with providers not taking queries...Read More »
With special guests Haaris Ali, MD, CDIP, the regional director of CDI for Prospect Holdings, and Cesar Limjoco, MD, the chief medical officer of T-Medicus. Co-...
Q: I’ve heard conflicting information about coding uncertain diagnoses. Do they need to be documented in the discharge summary/final progress note...Read More »
CMS plans to hold a call to discuss the MS-DRG CC/MCC comprehensive analysis discussed in the fiscal year (FY) 2020 inpatient prospective payment...Read More »
by Linnea Archibald
Pretty much every month, when I look through the ACDIS website analytics, the top search term remains the same...Read More »
ACDIS would like to thank Howard Rodenberg, MD, MPH, CCDS, for principal authorship of this statement and the members of the ACDIS Regulatory Committee for reviewing this publication.
The Massachusetts Health Policy Commission (HPC) monitors healthcare spending and provides recommendations for policy reform. At its most recent...Read More »
Pre-order your copy of the 2020 ACDIS Pocket Guide...Read More »