The summer months have passed us by and autumn is here which means flu and cold season is upon us. But wait, we are just beginning to heal from the […]
How can you create a common language between clinical and financial managers and payers and providers enabling behavioral change? Start with an approach that captures the current changes in clinical […]
HCCs are a “problem.” By that I mean no organization can ignore the impact of HCCs. No CDI specialist, HIM professional, quality specialist, provider or billing auditor can remain uneducated […]
3M’s Cathy Machacyk, RN, BSN, reviews Comprensive Joint Replacement bundled payments in this webinar.
What percentage of automation is completely correct in a computer-assisted coding (CAC) system? Or, in other words, how many visits does a CAC system get exactly correct? The answer to […]
In my last blog post, I talked about Coder Acceptance methods and I introduced the idea of rolled up CAC methods and rolled up manual methods. I also went over […]
3M’s Donna Smith explains why the differences can impact a clinical documentation improvement program.
What are the differences between inpatient and outpatient CDI programs? Learn more about the unique documentation challenges facing each type of facility.
As services increasingly move to the outpatient setting, is your organization’s CDI program still effective?
What is the future of CDI and how can organizations improve their current programs?
After experiencing an increased rate of claims denials, Kettering took action and now has a clean claim rate of 96 percent and bill holds averaging one to three accounts per […]