Four Ways for Coding Professionals to be an Advocate
Jun21

Four Ways for Coding Professionals to be an Advocate

It is imperative that a coding professional feels engaged with their facility. The best way to do this is by acting as an advocate.

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Has CAC lived up to its promise? Providers, vendors weigh in
Jun01

Has CAC lived up to its promise? Providers, vendors weigh in

In the months leading up to the ICD-10 go-live, many hospitals implemented CAC in the hopes that it would offset anticipated productivity losses and boost coding accuracy. Did CAC fulfill its promise?

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AHIMA’s Revised Standards of Ethical Coding Available
May10

AHIMA’s Revised Standards of Ethical Coding Available

The American Health Information Management Association Standards of Ethical Coding includes new and updated information and guidance as of December 2016.

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To Query or Not to Query? That Is the Question. [Sponsored]
Apr28

To Query or Not to Query? That Is the Question. [Sponsored]

Do you find yourself wondering what to focus on when querying for ICD-10 specificity? Are you concerned that your organization’s query process may overwhelm providers?

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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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