Getting Quality Clinical and Coded Data: How UMHS's CDIP Improved Clinical Coded Data and Clinical Staff Relationships
Author: Blackford, Gwendolyn; Whitehouse, Rosanne
Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes | Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: October 2007
Obtaining codeable clinical documentation at the point of care in a large teaching facility can be challenging. However, the HIM department at the University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) in Ann Arbor, MI, took on the task, implementing a clinical documentation improvement program (CDI....