Janowek has for several years been studying the short-term and long-term outcomes of patients who are designated as a John Doe when they present for care following a trauma.
As clinical documentation improvement (CDI) programs become more popular, providers are still struggling with implementing CDI programs for several different reasons, including: geographical location; a shortage of outpatient coders and CDI specialists; or even the lack of physical space.
When it came time to decide if Brookwood Baptist Health’s team of coding professionals would use CPT or PCS/CPT, the organization’s coding roundtable decided to move forward to train on and use PCS after the October 1, 2015 go-live date.
HIM Frontlines covers HIM professionals working in emerging roles and tackling difficult HIM problems.
In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.
This month’s HIM Frontlines post discusses the path for HIM professionals to the C-suite.