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Upcoming Audio Seminar
How ICD-10-CM/PCS Impacts Your CDI
Program, November 10
This audio seminar will describe the
relationship between documentation
and ICD-10-CM/PCS clinical coding assignment and discuss training
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CDI strategies to increase awareness
of documentation needed to capture
the increased specificity available in
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identify potential areas requiring clinical documentation improvement and
discuss CDI opportunities and challenges resulting from the transition.
Case scenarios illustrating CDI opportunities under ICD-10-CM/PCS will be
Visit www.ahimastore.org to register.
Presented with the support of 3M.
New CDI Credential Coming Soon
This fall, the Commission on Certification for Health Informatics and Information Management will launch a new
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The new CDI certification will confirm
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for those involved in healthcare and
support the integrity of the patient’s
health record. It will distinguish those
professionals serving as clinical documentation specialists as knowledgeable and competent to provide guidance relative to clinical documentation
in the patient’s health record.
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