By Dari Bonner, RMC, CCP, CHCA, and Dr. Karen M. Fancher, MD, RMC, CPC, CANPC, CFPC
“Inpatient clinical documentation improvement (CDI) has thrived since the implementation of MS-DRGs. More recently, it has grown in popularity commensurate with the implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS. In some cases, organizations took a holistic approach to ICD-10, deliberately embedding CDI specialists within their owned or affiliated physician practices to ensure a smooth transition—thereby expanding CDI efforts into outpatient and ambulatory settings.”
Daria Bonner was a special guest on the Talk Ten Tuesday Podcast on ICD-10 Monitor on the subject of CDI and the Return of Sepsis. Click to listen.
Daria Bonner’s article was featured on ICD-10 Monitor. Read the full article here… ICD-10: Preventing Medical Necessity Denials
Daria Bonner’s article was featured on HIS Talk. Read the full article here… http://www.histalkpractice.com/2016/02/18/readers-write-from-complacency-to-compliance-how-physician-coder-training-systems-evolve-in-light-of-icd-10/
Dari Bonner was featured in the latest edition of iCare Community Magazine.