The following collection of links and documents are free and open to any CDI specialist to use. You do not need to be an ACDIS member to access these documents. We hope that you find them valuable when researching documentation, coding, and Medicare questions.
ACDIS-AHIMA Physician Query Practice Brief
Note: The attached document "Guidelines for Achieving a Compliant Query Practice" represents the combined work of ACDIS and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). It augments and where applicable supersedes prior AHIMA guidance on physician queries.
See additional query examples in Appendix A of this brief.
ACDIS Speakers Bureau
Note: The attached document identifies individuals have offered to serve as voluntary members of the ACDIS Speaker Bureau. They are willing to donate their time and energy to provide useful information on a variety of topics free of charge to ACDIS Local Chapters and other associations related to clinical documentation improvement.
ACDIS asks that those seeking the assistance of individuals listed here keep in mind the travel and other expenses which may be incurred by the volunteer. Please work with the volunteer in question to resolve any concerns prior to making final arrangements.
Vendor Propsectus and Application for the 2014 Las Vegas Conference
Download the Vendor Prospectus and Vendor Application to participate in the 7th Annual ACDIS Conference in Las Vegas in May 2014. For more sponsorship vendor information contact Mike Arnold at 781/639-5531 or e-mail Mike at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACDIS 2012 Media Kit
Note: ACDIS offers unmatched integrated access to professionals in the CDI arena. Its unique set of industry expertise, benchmarking analysis, publications, and quality tools are trusted resources for its more than 3,400 members and 18,000 e-newsletter subscribers. Download the attached document to learn more about opportunities related to ACDIS partnerships.
2013 ACDIS Membership Brochure PDF
2013 Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) Brochure PDF
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