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Collaboration between CDI and coding professionals used to be a contentious issue. Yet, collabora
In an ideal world, all coders and CDI specialists would get along well and work together with min
Are you in CDI leadership and looking for national networking opportunities? Consider participati
Selecting the right tools, assembling the right team, and deploying a precise strategy can produ
Selecting the right tools, assembling the right team, and deploying a precise strategy can
APRIL 23, 2014
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Selecting the right tools, assembling the right team, and deploying a precise strategy can produc
Your relationship with the physicians you work with might be challenging from time to time. CDI s
Selecting the right tools, assembling the right team, and deploying a precise strategy can produc
It’s a New Year and, with it, we welcome the latest edition of the CDI Pocket Guide.
Most of you receiving this edition of CDI Strategies have probably heard about our “
JULY 15, 2015
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Collaboration between the CDI team and the coders was key to ensuring accuracy and success with a
Coders and clinicians seem to speak different languages. CDI specialists often serve as the trans
With the ICD-10 transition just a few months away, CDI program leaders are asking themselves, &ld
Time's running out. Is your CDI department prepared for ICD-10? Join Coding Boot Camp Instructor
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
  QAPI: Developing strategies that improve outcomes
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Q: Do you have any advice or guidance on how to conduct chart reviews for beginners in CDI
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
CDI for the Clinician ™ was specifically designed to provide physicians and other heal
In 2014, 66% of 318 hospitals surveyed by AHIMA had a CDI program in place. If all surveyed facil
APRIL 9, 2014
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  Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success
  SNFs: Strategies to mitigate readmission and rehospitalization risk
  Training strategies to help overcome common collections challenges
FEBRUARY 9, 2018
JANUARY 28, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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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
The 2016 edition of the best-selling CDI Pocket Guide by authors Dr. R
The CDI department should have its own set of policies and procedures to govern its functions.
MARCH 11, 2015
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The CDI Pocket Guide 2015 update is under development, and authors Dr. Richard Pinson an
Launch a successful CDI career with help from the experts at ACDIS in the comfort of your home or
CDI specialists are in high demand, and finding experienced staff can be difficult. That often me
Collaboration between CDI and coding professionals used to be a contentious issue. Coders, who lo
MAY 6, 2015
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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
Provide clinicians with what they need and want for CDI education. CDI for the Clinician ™&
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
Sure, CDI practices might lead a hospital to the proverbial pot o’ gold hidden in the medic
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
Strategies for Nurse Managers is now on Strategies-for-Nurse-Ma
MAY 19, 2016
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
SEPTEMBER 23, 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
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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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
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
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
Although only about 25% of hospitals currently outsource their CDI efforts, roughly 70% plan to p
Emerging legislation and technology has created tremendous demand for CDI that extends beyond inp
The focus for clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists has historically been on the i
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
ACDIS Associate Director Melissa Varnavas will be traveling to the AHIMA CDI Summit in Alexandria
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
This helpful tool from strategies-fall-preventio
DECEMBER 22, 2017
ACDIS local chapter leaders frequently offer leadership in more than just CDI-related educational
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
By Glenn Krauss, BBA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPUR, FCS, PCS, CCDS, C-CDI CDI specialist
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
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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We are looking for volunteers to write for our Strategies for Nurse Managers blog, the Leaders&rs
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
The Obama administration has unveiled a national strategy to combat antibiotic-resistant b
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
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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To wrap up Nurses’ Week, we want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Manage
MAY 12, 2016
Just as ACDIS and the CDI profession have grown over th
MAY 7, 2014
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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
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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The electronic health record has been a game-changer for CDI specialists, automating review proce
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
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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
Please join me in welcoming Carol Ebert, RN, to the StrategiesFo
APRIL 10, 2015
Last week we posted a new poll on www.StrategiesForNurseManagers.com asking about new gr
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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MAY 20, 2015
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Most coders and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists are familiar with the Unifor
JANUARY 14, 2015
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Documentation Two strategies for holding physicians accountable
Q: Can CDI programs use information on ambulance forms or trip tickets to abstract from if
We want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Managers.com and what you need to help
MAY 19, 2016
There’s still time to register for our free 60-minute webcast, Effective Strategies for
OCTOBER 7, 2016
Dedicated CDI physician advisors help ensure program success in so many ways. They’re not j
Congratulations to this week’s winner, Cathy Dunsing, RN, CDI specialist at Communit
MAY 20, 2015
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By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Here are three strategies to help
JULY 30, 2015
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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The inaugural ACDIS Symposium: Outpatient CDI featur
MAY 23, 2017
Looking for new strategies to help prevent readmissions related to chronic obstructive pulmonary
OCTOBER 27, 2015
To develop new strategies for improving physician and patient well-being and increasing the time
DECEMBER 15, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 2017 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. ET Get strategies to help
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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  Coders and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) specialists may not always a
JUNE 17, 2015
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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
APRIL 23, 2014
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By Glenn Krauss,BBA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPUR, FCS, PCS, CCDS, C-CDI Excisional debr
JANUARY 14, 2015
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NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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JUNE 4, 2014
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Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success E
AUGUST 1, 2015
I've posted in the past on accountability strategies, communication techniques, and building team
JULY 30, 2015
Editor’s Note: Strategies for Nurse Managers recently sat down with Kathleen Bartholome
DECEMBER 21, 2017
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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HCPro, a division of BLR, announced it has entered into a partnership with Coding Strategies, Inc
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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JUNE 18, 2014
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ACDIS now has more than 40 local chapters whose volunteer leaders gather CDI professionals for ed
By Glenn Krauss, BBA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPUR, FCS, PCS, CCDS, C-CDI &nb
JULY 30, 2014
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By Glenn Krauss, RHIA, BBA, CCS, CCS-P, CPUR, CCDS, C-CDI, PCS, FCS, C-CDAM &n
AUGUST 19, 2015
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Healthcare financial strategies changed forever in 2009. With the publication of HealthL
MARCH 2, 2010
Strategies and attributes of critical thinking during the treatment process include the following
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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This is an excerpt from strategies-fall-prev
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FEBRUARY 12, 2014
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Risk Reduction Strategies Editor's Note:
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
To develop new strategies for improving physician and patient well-being and increasing the time
DECEMBER 15, 2017
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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