In today's healthcare market, quality is under the microscope--in part because of its impact on value-based purchasing. In this webinar, you'll learn documentation best practices to support quality measures, plus metrics to improve CDI programs. You will receive one AHIMA CEU in Performace Improvement when you attend this webinar.*

Learn the importance of fully documenting and correctly coding all aspects of a patient's condition, treatment and outcome.


Topics to be covered include:

  • The significance of clinical documentation in quality measures when viewing observed-to-expected rates
  • The impact that the quality of coding has on CDI program performance
  • How failing to document "present on admission" affects quality measures
  • The importance of all aspects of documentation--not just those that directly impact reimbursement

*This program has been approved for one continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.

TruCode is an innovator in the medical coding software market, providing an encoder application, components and web services to the hospital, consulting and Healthcare IT marketplace. TruCode was the first to release a complete ICD-10-CM encoder and deliver encoder components via web services. TruCode’s Encoder Essentials fully integrate into healthcare IT technologies including: Computer Assisted Coding (CAC), Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI), Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Health Information Systems (HIS) and Healthcare Business Analytics. For more information visit: www.trucode.com