CDI: Moving Beyond CC/MCC Capture

Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017
10-10:30 a.m. ET; 7-7:30 a.m. PT
Program 307
 Stefani Daniels, RN, MSNA, CMAC, ACM
Founder & Managing PartnerPhoenix Medical Management, Inc.

Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS,AHIMA- ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer;
Glenn Krauss, RHIA, BBA, CCS, CCS-P Approved, CPUR, CCDS, C-CDI, PCS, FCS, C-CDAM;
and Leslie Krigstein

Flash back to healthcare in the 1990s. The hot topic then was clinical documentation improvement; the mantra was optimizing reimbursement.

Today, “improvement” has gone the way of dinosaurs, replaced by “integrity.” Here the focus is on producing concise documentation that accurately reflects high-quality medical decision-making and supports medical necessity. Reporting on this major shift of focus will during the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays will be special guest Stefani Daniels, founder and managing partner of Phoenix Medical Management, Inc.

Other segments to be featured on the broadcast include:

  • News Desk: Gloryanne Bryant, past president of the California Health Information Association, will report on three major events that impacted coders in 2017.

  • CDI Report: Glenn Krauss, senior consultant at Federal Advisory Partners, will deliver a report describing CDI as a well-stocked tool kit.

  • Dateline Washington: Leslie Krigstein, vice president of congressional affairs for the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), will report on the latest healthcare news coming out of Washington, D.C.

  • TalkBack: Talk Ten Tuesdays co-host Erica Remer, MD will join the conversation on the shift in focus of CDI.

Register now to listen and learn on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at 10 a.m. ET.

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