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...
Implementation of two historic rules set to implement interoperability and patient access provisions of the Cures Act, have been postponed until...Read More »
By Angelica Naylor, MBA, BSN, RN, CCDS
The year 2020: the year that changed all our lives in some form or another. The year 2020:...Read More »
Every month, you will find a new topic or question along with the committee’s findings posted to this page and publicized in CDI Strategies.
CMS has released the...Read More »
The ACDIS Regulatory Committee recently posted its topics for October and November including:
A Medicare Advantage (MA) plans are likely to see a reduction in risk scores and payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a recent...Read More »
by Brandi Hutcheson, RN, MSN, CCM, CCDS
Severe protein calorie malnutrition (PCM) or code E43 continues to be ...Read More »
FEATURES6 Interdepartmental collaboration for denials...Read More »
by Howard Rodenberg, MD, MPH, CCDS
I'm writing this a few weeks before Halloween, but I'm already feeling haunted. The spirit in...Read More »