Navigating the Complexities of Pressure Injuries (Ulcers)
Jun28

Navigating the Complexities of Pressure Injuries (Ulcers)

A guideline update has brought some confusion as coding and CDI professionals navigate when to assign a present on admission status to pressure injuries.

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Leading the Change When Developing an Ambulatory CDI Program
May25

Leading the Change When Developing an Ambulatory CDI Program

Experienced CDI professionals are looked to as leaders to help navigate the changing landscape in the healthcare industry.

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Bridging the Gap between HIM Coding and CDI Professionals
Apr26

Bridging the Gap between HIM Coding and CDI Professionals

Despite clinical documentation specialists and coding professionals working diligently toward common objectives—accuracy, transparency, availability, compliance, information integrity—there is often a disconnect between applications of code methodology.

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Interest in CDI Outside of the US
Mar22

Interest in CDI Outside of the US

Outside of the US, CDI programs are being implemented, leading to increased demand for CDI specialists and a keen interest in the CDIP credential.

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The Key to a Top Notch Clinical Documentation Program
Feb24

The Key to a Top Notch Clinical Documentation Program

CDI professionals need physicians who are willing to provide the key documentation that shows the severity of their patients’ illnesses.

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Evolving CDI Roles Support Quality across the Care Continuum
Feb02

Evolving CDI Roles Support Quality across the Care Continuum

CDI concurrent review efforts result in better accuracy of severity of illness and form the foundation for quality outcomes, fiduciary accuracy, and healthcare team communication during the inpatient stay.

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