Allen R. Frady, RN, BSN, CCS, CRC, CCDS, & Faisal Hussain, MD, CCDS, CDIP, CCS

Attendees explored the more controversial and confusing aspects of regulations governing code assignment and CDI reviews as the speakers reviewed common roadblocks to accurate reporting.

Elizabeth Petersen

During this presentation, Simplify Compliance’s head of professional development led an inspiring discussion of CDI thought leaders on effective management skills and career building.


Concurrent reviews and timely abstraction of data are critical to improving patient outcomes. This presentation discussed the integration of CDI professionals into quality department efforts to track Patient Safety Indicators, regulatory...

James P. Fee, MD, CCS, CCDS

This presentation demonstrated the course of the CDI profession in tackling quality, risk adjustment, and utilization. Through a mosaic of case study examples, attendees  learned how CDI contributes to improving the “Triple Aim” of advancing healthcare...

Vaughn M. Matacale, MD

If attendees were questioning if, why, or how clinical validation should be done, they joined this session’s speaker to explore current views by reviewing published guidance and exploring potential methods to organize and formalize a clinical validation...