Leveraging Technology to Advance CDI Efforts
Today, improved productivity associated with electronic health records and electronic query systems (e-queries) provide clinical documentation improvement programs the flexibility and supportive data to meet the ever-changing needs of the healthcare systems they serve.
Simply put, the advent of EHRs and e-queries changed how CDI specialists work and as Kathy McDiarmid, RN, CDI specialist at Beverly Hospital, a member of the Lahey Health System in Massachusetts, told ACDIS’ CDI Journal in December, “With any new system, issues are going to have to be addressed.”
Download the joint ACDIS and HealthLeaders Media special report “Leveraging Technology to Advance CDI Efforts,” and learn how to the make the most of your electronic health record system.
Published: May 2017
Type: Industry Focus Section