Education & Insights From ACDIS 2018

By Betty Schulte – There is no doubt, attendees of the ACDIS 2018 conference will be speaking about it for months to come. The conference was comprised of over 90 speakers including physicians, registered nurses, HIM administrators to name a few.

Reflection on CDI

By Glenn Krauss – National ACDIS CDI week is an ideal time to reflect on the accomplishments and trajectory of our profession. Also an opportunity to formulate a strategy to continue development and expand the ability to be a driving force in the transition to the fee-for-value model.

Expanding the Role and Framework of CDI

By Glenn Krauss – Clinical documentation improvement specialists play a vital role in the hospital revenue cycle world. When one refers to “CDI,” what in-arguably comes to mind is clarification of diagnosis, whether it be primary or secondary diagnosis, HACs or present on admission indicators.