This 6-lesson course will review how
clinical documentation improvement (CDI) programs relate to quality measures in
addition to being in an electronic environment. As the industry requires an
increase in reporting quality measures in addition to documentation standards,
it is important for an HIM professional to understand the impact CDI programs
may have on a facility’s data.
This course, updated to include ICD-10 codes, new DRG relative weights, and new quality measures, will review how CDI will affect documentation necessary to meet industry standards, as well as report cards. The objectives of this course are: • Identify how documentation affects quality measure reporting • Differentiate various organizations' documentation standards • Examine how coded data affects quality outcome report cards • Examine
best practices in ensuring data quality in electronic environment.