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 8, 2020
HIM Briefings

Coding productivity held steady for 2019 but the impact of misalignment between coding and CDI and unanswered physician queries suggest there's room for improvement. HIM Briefings' 2019 coding productivity survey dug into productivity benchmarks, coding accuracy benchmarks, and the impact of workflows and department structure.

December 25, 2019
HIM Briefings

Use this sample policy as a template for your organization.

December 18, 2019
HIM Briefings

Explore the full range of options in your HIM career.

December 11, 2019
HIM Briefings

Use these tips to craft targeted appeals letters for clinical and technical denials.

December 4, 2019
HIM Briefings

Duplicate and overlaid medical records have a ripple effect on the entire revenue cycle—and the entire organization.