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Tag: CDI

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Coding focus as the pandemic continues

June 17th, 2020 / By Audrey Howard, Bobbie Starkey

Now that we have seen many cases of COVID-19 being treated and recovered patients moving on with their “new normal” lives (at least in some states), we should take a […]

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Article: How to unburden physicians with the next evolution in clinical documentation technology

With Jason Mark

Jason Mark describes how natural language understanding (NLU)—the latest evolution in natural language processing (NLP) technology—streamlines workflows for clinicians, clinical documentation improvement specialists and coders.

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2021 ICD-10-CM updates: Looking ahead to October

June 5th, 2020 / By Karla VonEschen, CPC, CPMA

Just when you started to get comfortable with the 2020 ICD-10-CM changes, CMS has published their list of proposed diagnosis code updates for October. Is it really that time of […]

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Article: Guest post: The case for CDI work during the COVID-19 pandemic

With Julie Salomon, BSN, RN

Julie Salomon, BSN, RN looks at the critical role of CDI specialists in maintaining documentation integrity during the current health crisis of COVID-19.

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Video: HCCs help capture complete patient story

Learn how CDI teams at Trinity Health use tools to move beyond the capture of DRGs to the more complete patient story provided by HCCs (hierarchical condition categories).

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CDI query templates for COVID-19

April 10th, 2020 / By Cheryll Rogers, RHIA

Keeping pace with rapidly evolving requirements for coding and reporting of COVID-19 has been a priority focus for CDI and coding professionals over the past month. We were just starting […]

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Data integrity is more important than ever!

March 30th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Like many of you, I am bunkered down at home with my family. Normally I try to fill my blogs with a bit of humor but instead, like others, I […]

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ACDIS Podcast: Coronavirus update

Learn how COVID-19 is impacting the work of CDI specialists in this ACDIS podcast episode, featuring Julie Salomon, BSN, RN, 3M 360 Encompass chief product owner.

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International impact of clinical documentation

March 9th, 2020 / By Felisha Bochantin

Illnesses do not discriminate by country, region or origin and the delivery of medicine remains universal. Illness are found everywhere around the globe; it only stands to reason that providers […]

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Clinical validation: A step too far?

March 4th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Music continues to be a theme in my life. I especially enjoy musical theater and one of my top 20 shows is Aida.  A favorite song is “A Step Too […]

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Clinical documentation: Easing the burden on physicians

February 28th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

What does “severe” mean? I know this sounds like a specious question, but it provides a window into the complex world of clinical documentation. As a palliative care physician, Dr. […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Clinical documentation: Easing the burden on physicians

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Hello, and welcome to the 3M Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Dr. Gordon Moore, and with me today is Dr. Beth Wolf. Welcome, Dr. Wolf. Beth […]