What does case-mix index mean to you?
Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, May 6, 2010
“Hospital fortunes rise and fall based on what the CMI is doing,” says Lynne Spryszak, RN, CCDS, CPC-A, clinical documentation improvement (CDI) education director at HCPro, Inc., in Marblehead, MA.
Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the June editon of Case Management Monthly.
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