News & Analysis

January 15, 2020
HIM Briefings

Take a look at some common questions asked about MS-DRG optimization and review how inpatient coding and documentation plays a significant role in the process. Learning the ins and outs of this process will ensure that your facility remains educated and compliant.

January 1, 2020
Briefings on APCs

One of the most vexing challenges that CDI specialists have is how to engage physicians to completely and precisely document their patients’ conditions and treatments in the language required by ICD-10-CM, which is essential to risk adjustment.

December 1, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Learn how documentation mistakes can follow a patient even after being discharged.

December 1, 2019
Briefings on HIPAA

Behavioral health facilities and professionals experience some unique challenges when it comes to handling PHI and patient requests. The following article offers tips for handling those challenges and scenarios to consider.

November 25, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What is Medicare's criteria for case-by-case approval of an inpatient stay when the patient is not expected to meet the 2-midnight benchmark?

November 6, 2019
HIM Briefings

Learn how to resolve friction and boost productivity by aligning coding and CDI.