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The CDI Pocket Guide 2015 update is under development, and authors Dr. Richard Pinson an
The 2016 edition of the best-selling CDI Pocket Guide by authors Dr. R
It’s a New Year and, with it, we welcome the latest edition of the CDI Pocket Guide.
CDI for the Clinician ™ was specifically designed to provide physicians and other heal
Provide clinicians with what they need and want for CDI education. CDI for the Clinician ™&
Sure, CDI practices might lead a hospital to the proverbial pot o’ gold hidden in the medic
  SNF QRP quick reference guides now available
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
The focus for clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists has historically been on the i
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
  The Five-Star Quality Rating System Technical User’s Guide is now available!
CDI specialists are in high demand, and finding experienced staff can be difficult. That often me
The CDI department should have its own set of policies and procedures to govern its functions.
Healthcare professionals can carry the laminated card in a lab coat pocket and refer to it
  This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of an inpati
This tool for reflection can help you learn from mistakes and guide your thoughts toward positive
APRIL 20, 2017
ACDIS Associate Director Melissa Varnavas will be traveling to the AHIMA CDI Summit in Alexandria
AUGUST 20, 2014
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This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
OCTOBER 20, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
JANUARY 5, 2016
This pocket card will help physicians determine the appropriateness of patient status based on ex
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Dedicated CDI physician advisors help ensure program success in so many ways. They’re not j
CDI Week 2015 is just under two weeks away—September 14-18.  It’s your week of n
Many healthcare organizations have experienced the benefits of an established and successful CDI
Due to high demand, ACDIS added an additional CDI Boot Camp to its 2014 roster. CDI specialists can
How do you know whether your CDI program is successful? And even if you believe it to a success,
September 14 - 20 is CDI Week. It’s our fourth annual celebration of the profession and its
Collaboration between CDI and coding professionals used to be a contentious issue. Yet, collabora
The Measure Applications Partnership, a partnership that guides the U.S. Department of Health and
In 2014, 66% of 318 hospitals surveyed by AHIMA had a CDI program in place. If all surveyed facil
In an ideal world, all coders and CDI specialists would get along well and work together with min
Whether your new CDI specialist is a nurse who needs to learn coding and reimbursement basics, o
Join us at 1 p.m. (Eastern) February 10, for this 90-minute webcast. Now that your CDI program is
Launch a successful CDI career with help from the experts at ACDIS in the comfort of your home or
  CMS examines inappropriate guiding of people eligible for Medicare or Medicaid into Marketpla
AUGUST 19, 2016
The latest version of HCPro’s premier survey prep guide,
AUGUST 10, 2017
Collaboration between CDI and coding professionals used to be a contentious issue. Coders, who lo
ACDIS is proud to announce the promotion of CDI Education Director Cheryl Ericson, MS, RN, CCDS,
Have you heard that CDI efforts can help in the pediatric setting but don't know where to start?
Q: How can our CDI team prepare for potential productivity losses post-ICD-10 implementati
An outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program should be aligned with a fa
While many case managers today work closely with clinical documentation improvement (CDI) special
JANUARY 5, 2016
by Karen Newhouser, RN, BSN, CCDS, CCS, CCM CDI entered my life in January
Are you in CDI leadership and looking for national networking opportunities? Consider participati
Q: Is there an industry standard metric goal for CDI specialist reviews of Medicare cases?
Coders and CDI specialists don’t always identify the same areas of concern; sometime
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Coders and CDI specialists don’t always identify the same areas of concern; sometime
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
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Did you or a colleague launch a successful CDI program in your hospital? Or maybe you helped adva
The 2014 CDI Salary Survey illustrated that while the bulk of CDI specials continues to earn roug
OCTOBER 1, 2015
The Advanced CDI Boot Camp is designed for established clinical documentation depar
The use of electronic health records (EHR) should be guided by ethical principles that put patien
Many CDI programs understand the need to expand their reviews beyond CC/MCC capture rates. But wh
 As previously noted, beginning with the January edition of the CDI Journal th
Many CDI professionals come to the CDI ranks after a career in case management (CM). Many report
Your relationship with the physicians you work with might be challenging from time to time. CDI s
  Coders and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists may not always a
JUNE 17, 2015
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The new pediatric listserv message board was finished this week. It works just like CDI Talk and
Of the more than 300 individuals who responded to a recent ACDIS Website Poll, most CDI professio
Natural language processing (NLP), an emerging technology for CDI professionals, can help drive
What’s the number one financial reason for CDI initiatives? Improving the accuracy o
Members of the ACDIS Advisory Board will conduct a one-hour “CDI Ethics” panel discus
CDI programs—like everything else—evolve over time. But what does it mean to be a &ldquo
A guide developed by Michigan researchers provides color-coded charts to help healthcare professi
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
  2017 Resolutions: What to prioritize in the ever-evolving postacute landscape
JANUARY 6, 2017
  The IMPACT Act in 2017- last chance to register for CMS event
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource designed to ide
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a compr
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
The Practical Guide to Release of Information: ROI in a HITECH World, Second Edition, pr
The Practical Guide to Release of Information: ROI in a HITECH World, Second Edition,
Beginning in January, the CDI Journal’s cadence increased to every-other-mont
According to 49.8% of 592 survey respondents, the majority of CDI programs continue to be housed
Coders and CDI specialists don’t always identify the same areas of concern; sometime
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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The July edition of the CDI Journal includes a number of news-related information for CDI
  2017 SNF Policy Timeline
Every September we take an entire week to celebrate the efforts and accomplishments of CDI profes
Teamwork. It is one of the cornerstones of the CDI profession, and we like to think it is also on
Is your CDI program's query process a documented part of your policies and procedures? Does your
Starting Oct. 1, 2017, you’ll be able to capture the severity of non-pressure chronic ulcer
Middleton, MA (June 8, 2017) –– H3.Group has been named the first-p
JUNE 7, 2017
Although only about 25% of hospitals currently outsource their CDI efforts, roughly 70% plan to p
GAITHERSBURG, Md., February 2, 2017 – BLR and Leeds Equity Partners today announced the mer
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Emerging legislation and technology has created tremendous demand for CDI that extends beyond inp
Q: Our CDI specialists will present to our inpatient rehabilitation department (including
As I mentioned in the most recent edition of the CDI Journal, my 96-year-old grandm
Q: I am new to the CDI role and looking for suggestions as to how to work with our surgeons to he
ACDIS local chapter leaders frequently offer leadership in more than just CDI-related educational
HCPro, a division of BLR, is excited to announce the 2017 Credentialing Resource Center (CRC) Sym
JANUARY 12, 2017
Most of you receiving this edition of CDI Strategies have probably heard about our “
If you read the CDI Journal, you’ve probably come across our meet-a-member series. I
By Sharme Brodie, RN, CCDS Usually the attendees in the basic CDI Boot Camp are br
By Laurie Prescott, RN- MSN, CCDS, CDIP I am often asked by CDI managers and direc
The 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS code updates, including a complete list of code titles, are av
By Glenn Krauss, BBA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPUR, FCS, PCS, CCDS, C-CDI CDI specialist
  Proposed fiscal year 2017 payment and policy changes for Medicare announced
APRIL 22, 2016
  Medicare Advantage premiums remain stable in 2017
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
  2017 Index; find everything you’re looking for!
JANUARY 26, 2018
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) recently released guides to help organizations asses
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
Provider-Based Entities: A Guide to Regulatory and Billing Compliance is a comprehensive
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource design
DECEMBER 22, 2015
The Life Safety Code® Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities is the perfect companion to your
JANUARY 8, 2019
Q: I am the only CDI specialist in our 150-bed facility. I have held the position for thr
Quality. Mortality. Advanced CDI. Pay-for-performance. Value Based Purchasing (VBP). Last week&rs
Developing performance improvement goals is an essential part to the CDI program. Goals will be s
It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the fiscal year 2017 inpatient prospective payment sys
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Does your hospital have a clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program (i.e., a department, s
APRIL 23, 2014
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Does your hospital have a clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program (i.e., a department, s
APRIL 30, 2014
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MAY 14, 2014
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40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is publishing a new series of guides to
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
by Megan Batty and Julia Kyles Starting October 1, 2017, you’ll be able to c
Currently, there is no comprehensive standard or set of recommendations to direct or guide staffi
A brief guide to spoiler-free training Editor’s note: In this guest column,
  SNF PPS final rule for 2017 brings increased rate but new challenges
OCTOBER 7, 2016
Just as ACDIS and the CDI profession have grown over th
Coders and clinicians seem to speak different languages. CDI specialists often serve as the trans
MAY 7, 2014
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Time's running out. Is your CDI department prepared for ICD-10? Join Coding Boot Camp Instructor
Puerto Rico Carmen Y. Ibarrondo and Sandra E. Cruz host the first CDI networ
JULY 29, 2015
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AUGUST 26, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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There are dozens of local CDI networking opportunities coming up as winter slowly relinquishes it
The following is a helpful excerpt from guide-to-qu
Does your facility perform outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) reviews?
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Does your facility perform outpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) reviews?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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  by Sharme Brodie, RN, CCDS Many coders and CDI specialists have memorized
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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Q: Do you have any advice or guidance on how to conduct chart reviews for beginners in CDI
With the ICD-10 transition just a few months away, CDI program leaders are asking themselves, &ld
The electronic health record has been a game-changer for CDI specialists, automating review proce
CDC updates SSI guideline for the first time in 18 years In May 2017, th
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017
As of April 1, 2017, the Pre-Claim Review demonstration will be paused for at least 30 days in Il
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
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The inaugural ACDIS Symposium: Outpatient CDI featur
MAY 23, 2017
A special thank you goes out to MedPartners CDI, our exclusive Title Sponsor for the
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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Many CDI programs are shifting their focus to include some sort of quality review. One of those i
We are looking for reviewers for our 2017 book projects. If you’re interested in participa
JANUARY 12, 2017
On July 29, CMS issued a final rule (CMS-1645-F) outlining FY 2017 Medicare payment policies and
AUGUST 5, 2016
There’s still time to take the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey. For just a few mi
JUNE 2, 2017
If you haven’t taken the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey, there’s still tim
MAY 26, 2017
Thank you to everyone who has already taken the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey! Please
MAY 12, 2017
We’ve received a record number of responses to the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Surve
JUNE 23, 2017
There’s still time to take the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey. For just a few mi
JUNE 16, 2017
Hospital Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to hospital billing r
Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to billin
DECEMBER 15, 2015
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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MAY 20, 2015
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JULY 15, 2015
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Collaboration between the CDI team and the coders was key to ensuring accuracy and success with a
In 2017, Florida was hit by Hurricane Irma. Many facilities evacuated their residents, per the me
APRIL 9, 2014
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Most coders and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists are familiar with the Unifor
JANUARY 14, 2015
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The 2017 Chicago session of The Joint Commission’s annual Executive Briefings saw a far-ran
DECEMBER 1, 2017
JANUARY 28, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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April 27-28, 2017 | Miami, Florida Pre-conference: April 26, 2017
MARCH 30, 2017
From advanced practice professionals to telemedicine providers, The Medical Staff’s Guid
OCTOBER 31, 2013
From advanced practice professionals to telemedicine providers, The Medical Staff’s Guid
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
The following information is from guide-to-qual
As we find 2017 reapplying time’s onslaught against pop culture icons, once again there&rsq
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
The 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey Report contains two major sections, 16 detailed sub
OCTOBER 15, 2018
ISMP’s targeted medication safety best practices for 2017 Edit
JANUARY 1, 2019
Home health agencies can now view the Home Health PPS PC Pricer for the 2017 calendar year. CMS p
Want a sneak peek at the results of the 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey? We’ll be
JULY 14, 2017
Q: Can CDI programs use information on ambulance forms or trip tickets to abstract from if
The following is an excerpt from guide-continuous-gme-
APRIL 26, 2019
MARCH 11, 2015
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Congratulations to this week’s winner, Cathy Dunsing, RN, CDI specialist at Communit
MAY 20, 2015
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The Hospital Case Management Orientation Manual Guide is a comprehensive resource that s
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
The Hospital Case Management Orientation Manual Guide is a comprehensive resource
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Physician Practice Billing From A to Z is a comprehensive, user-friendly guide to b
guide-joint-commissions-patient-safety-systems-chapt
DECEMBER 28, 2015
The Joint Commission released its 2017ORYX
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
JUNE 18, 2014
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 As we’ve expressed many times ACDIS wouldn’t be the number one resource for CDI
Even as CDI programs begin to expand their focus to areas addressed under the Value-Based Purchas
By Cheryl Ericson, MS, RN, CCDS, CDIP Many clinical documentation improvement (CDI
JULY 29, 2015
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Medicare payment rates for home health agencies should be reduced by 5% in 2017, and there should
An additional $2.5 million in Virginia’s 2017 budget will be distributed throughout the sta
MAY 26, 2017
Presented on: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 1:00-2:30 p.m. Eastern
 In the 2017 Main Residency Match, nearly one out of every four postgraduate year (PGY) 1 r
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Cardiologists saw the biggest pay increases from 2017-2018—a 4.4% raise in compensation. Ei
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) recently released its 2017-2018
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
The average income for physicians is $294,000, according to Medscape’s 2017 Physician Compe
APRIL 7, 2017
Thank you to everyone who has volunteered to review the results of the 2017 Residency Coordinato
AUGUST 10, 2018
The 2017 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey is now closed but there are still ways you can cont
JULY 7, 2017
Physicians should see an increase in Medicare payments in the 2017 Medicare Physician Fee Schedul
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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A proposed rule (CMS-5524-P) released by CMS on August 15, 2017 would make the Comprehensive Care
Coders prepared for 2017 with numerous changes to the Official Coding Guidelines for the ICD-
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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Q: Our facility is considering having our coders and CDI specialists “go–live&
JULY 29, 2015
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DECEMBER 23, 2014
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NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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Q: Can CDI programs use the information on ambulance forms or trip tickets to abstract from if
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Local chapter activities represent an integral part of ACDIS’ mission to bring together CDI
The month of April promises a number of educational opportunities for CDI professionals across th
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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Auditing Evaluation and Management Services: A Step-By-Step Guide to Accurate Coding, Rei
DECEMBER 30, 2014
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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This book is a comprehensive self-inspection guide for outpatient medical practices. Safety offic
JULY 15, 2015
The following is an excerpt from The Post-Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy by Diana L. Kor
The dates and locations for our 2017 sessions of the
MARCH 17, 2017
Presented on: Monday, May 22, 2017 1:00-2:30 p.m. Eastern Presented
APRIL 20, 2017
The dates and locations for our 2017 sessions of the
APRIL 14, 2017