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Rebuilding with CDI

Rebuilding with CDI

2020 has been a challenge for everyone. CDI teams took heavy hits industry wide as surgeries were cancelled and censuses fell to all-time lows. We all have a new reality, social distancing, remote staff, and continued census fluctuation. Some have even experienced...

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HCC Coding: Sweep Season

HCC Coding: Sweep Season

“In the past few years, the role of Hierarchical Condition Categories, or HCCs, in payer reimbursement has done nothing but intensify. Health care in recent years has made a huge push in the direction of quality over quantity. What this ultimately means is that HCCs...

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CDI: An Articulate Approach

CDI: An Articulate Approach

In the CDI profession, a common question from those not in the healthcare industry is “What do CDI professional do and why are they important?” TrustHCS CDI Director, Autumn Reiter, has always answered this question with a metaphor that tends to work well. “CDIS are...

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Networking in a Virtual World

Networking in a Virtual World

Tips for Coding and CDI Professionals   The days of requiring face-to-face interviews and carrying in a paper resume to secure a job are taking a back seat in the virtual world. Not only are positions in the coding and CDI space offering many more work-from-home...

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