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“Okay Doc, Take A Seat…May I Help You?”

I have worked with many physicians over the years and have developed great relationships with quite a few. As I share information through work engagements, presentations or just chatting, we both often leave the conversation with a new perspective on … Continue reading

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Fitting Coding and CDI into MACRA

Back in 2014, I wrote an article called “Holistic Collaborative Documentation,” published in RACMonitor.  The thought behind that article was about not only how important physician documentation is within any setting but also about the need for coders and CDI … Continue reading

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Were We Asleep at the Wheel? Changes to the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting 2017

Yesterday was certainly like any other, in the world of healthcare coding, clinical documentation improvement (CDI) and appeals. The work is intriguing, interesting, and certainly a learning experience every day. The only thing that made this day different was taking … Continue reading

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