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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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Webinar: Enhancing physician documentation with nudges and queries

With Julie Salomon, BSN, RN

How can your organization enhance physician documentation without increasing administrative work for physicians? What can be done to minimize disruptive retrospective queries that can detract from patient care? Get answers […]

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Webinar: Capture CDI accuracy to drive quality and revenue in the emergency department

With Bobbie Starkey

Discover how documentation specialists can drive best practices in the ED to promote quality outcomes, reduce denials and improve CDI accuracy in this webinar featuring Bobbie Starkey.

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New Year’s resolution: An ounce of prevention

January 3rd, 2020 / By Sheldon Barlow

Out with 2019 and in with the new year! The new year has the anticipation of a fresh start, a new beginning. The process of reflection and goal setting, such […]

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Case Study: Advanced CDI drives quality and financial results

Physicians and CDI teams at Sheridan Memorial increased CMI by 7.5 percent and achieved more than $1 million in financial improvements. See how they did it.

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Article: “Stupid” Program Gets Results

With Beth Wolf, MD

Beth Wolf, MD, a physician adviser to 3M Health Information Systems, gives her take on what progressive, forward-thinking health care organizations should be doing in order to implement new documentation […]

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You don’t know what you don’t know…Be a lifelong learner!

March 20th, 2019 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Happy spring everyone! One of my clients recently made the statement “We don’t know what we don’t know.” I wholeheartedly agree. If only all organizations and team members shared that […]

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A tale of two worlds: Documentation versus clinical care

December 21st, 2018 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Happy Holidays!  Sorry this is not a Charles Dicken’s Christmas story, but it does reflect an equally powerful story: A Tale of Two Cities. This Dickens novel has a well-known […]

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Video: Better collaboration with physician teams

At Palmetto Health the CDI teams are deeply involved with the physician teams in many ways, including going on rounds with them to listen for ways to improve documentation.

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Video: A shift toward quality focus

Amy Truitt and Debbie Okonek, CDI leaders at Palmetto Health, discuss their organization’s shift toward quality focus.

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Finding a common language: A key component of quality improvement

November 28th, 2018 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

I think it’s reasonable to say that most people working in health care are motivated to deliver high quality care to the people they serve. Because humans are complicated organisms, […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Finding a common language: Documentation and quality improvement

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Dr. Gordon Moore: Welcome to 3M’s Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Dr. Gordon Moore. With me today I have Dr. Geoffrey Rose, who is the chief of adult […]