Here are 10 questions to ask before you buy CDI software

1)      Does the software minimize data entry? If your CDIS have to enter all the codes and DRGs manually and also analyze that data for reimbursement manually it severely hampers their productivity. You want your team to be more efficient and productive. 2)      Does it come with built-in ICD-10 compliant query templates or do you […]

Four reasons why hospitals have to start outpatient CDI programs now

Clinical Documentation Improvement

Here are four reasons why hospitals have to start their outpatient CDI programs now and not later. 1) Hospital revenues are shifting from inpatient to outpatient Historically, 92 percent of Medicare revenues to hospitals have come from inpatient and outpatient services. Over time, however, the share of revenue coming from the outpatient setting has increased, […]