Creating a Path for Progressive CDI Programs Learning Series 2022 - Risk model management and navigating different methodologies

January 20, 2022

This 2022 webinar series is an introduction of various ways in which CDI specialists, their leaders, and their programs can extend their CDI roles to positively impact hospital performance. Some of the topics introduced include risk-adjustment, bundled payments, quality, and patient-safety indicator (PSI) prevention. The world of CDI continues to grow and this webinar series will ensure listeners stay up-to-date on the numerous and ever-changing aspects of CDI and coding.

Target Audience

Nursing

Learning Objectives

•    Describe the various methods of risk adjustment and evaluate ways in which it could be incorporated into daily workflow of CDI specialists and coders.   
•    Define risk adjustment and its significance in publicly reported healthcare data.  
•    Differentiate various models of risk adjustment, including Vizient, U.S. News and World Report, and AHRQ.  
•    Identify authentic documentation improvement examples and highlight query opportunity for risk adjustment, including cases in which the MS-DRG is maxed out.
 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.80 CBRN
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
11/04/2021
Course expires: 
03/06/2022
Event starts: 
01/20/2022 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
01/20/2022 - 1:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.

Planning committee members

Rachel Mack, RN, MSN, BA, CCDS, CDIP, CCS, CRC
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient, Inc.

Angela Hunt, RN, MBA, CCDS
Associate Principal, Advisory Solutions
Vizient Inc.

Linda Wiseman, RN, BSN, CCDS
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.

Jim Tamburini, BS, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P, CDIP
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.

Sheila Bowlds, RHIA, MBA, AHIMA Certified ICD-10 Trainer
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.

Terry Golde, MBA, RN, CCDS
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.

Erica Braun, MS, BSN, RN, CCDS
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.

Marly Christenson, PhD, MS, RN, NP, CPHQ
Senior Director /Nurse Planner
Vizient Inc.


Presenters

Rachel Mack, RN, MSN, BA, CCDS, CDIP, CCS, CRC
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient, Inc.

Erica Braun, MS, BSN, RN, CCDS
Consulting Director, CDI
Vizient Inc.


 

 

Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statement:

NURSING
This activity is designated for 1.50 contact hours.

Vizient, Inc. is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12580, for 1.80 contact hours.

CEU
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).
 

Available Credit

  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.80 CBRN
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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