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  • Jocelyn E. Murray
    RN, CCDS

    CDI Clinical Validation and Coding Audits

    What are the similarities and differences between a CDI audit and a coding compliance audit? Why are both even necessary? It is our collective responsibility to provide the insight that defines the two specialties and the critical efforts both bring to the table.

    A CDI audit may incorporate clinical validation

  • Robyn Stambaugh
    VP, HIM Services

    Using Data Governance to Maximize the Potential of Information from Big and Little Data

    The terms “Big Data” and “Little Data” are sources of much conversation in the Information Age. Everything that we do on our smart phones, computers, social media sites, wearable devices (i.e. Fitbit), etc., generates data. Exponential

  • Jocelyn E. Murray
    RN, CCDS

    ONE Model CDI Program

    Autumn is right around the corner, but don’t FALL for it – all CDI Programs are not created equal! ComforceHealth’s ONE Model CDI program is ahead of the game, and we are in the process of rolling it out nationwide.

    A true need for CDI

  • Jocelyn E. Murray
    RN, CCDS

    Embracing Change

    Summer is finally here! It’s been a long-time coming for New Englanders! I contrast the abundance of this wonderful, although too brief, season with all the enhanced CDI insight and transition to current practice.

    Our ACDIS 10-year

  • Robyn Stambaugh
    MS, RHIA

    Coming to Terms with Metadata: A Data Governance Initiative

    (This post originally appeared in the Journal of AHIMA blog:

    http://journal.ahima.org/2017/08/17/coming-to-terms-with