Data Analytics: It’s Hip to be Square
Sep21

Data Analytics: It’s Hip to be Square

To understand the language of data analytics we might just need to spend some extra time in the library. Here are some oldies—but goodies—that every analyst should know.

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ICD-10-CM: Impact on Physicians’ Fears, and What Comes Next [Sponsored]
Sep16

ICD-10-CM: Impact on Physicians’ Fears, and What Comes Next [Sponsored]

As the first anniversary of ICD-10-CM go-live approaches, much uncertainty remains. Information on the overall impact of ICD-10-CM is scarce without CMS, insurers, or data-mining entities performing audits or data analysis.

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September 2016
Sep01

September 2016

Mastering MACRA, PQRS, and value-based purchasing:
How quality coding impacts quality reporting

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Five Tips to Develop and Share Your HIM ‘Elevator Speech’
Sep01

Five Tips to Develop and Share Your HIM ‘Elevator Speech’

How can you capture all of the nuances of HIM in a way that others will understand while also keeping their attention?

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Reviewing for Inpatient Quality
Aug25

Reviewing for Inpatient Quality

Quality of care is recognized through the clinical documentation that supports accurate ICD code assignment. Thus, many clinical documentation improvement programs are now evolving to support quality initiatives.

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On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 3–The Journey Continues
Aug24

On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 3–The Journey Continues

Last week I took a few more steps down the IG Yellow Brick Road by meeting with our director of patient access. It was a productive meeting; we both learned from each other and agreed to work together.

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