Creating a Path for Progressive CDI Programs: Learning Series 2022 - You are not alone, validating quality metrics

May 18, 2022

Clinical documentation improvement (CDI) continues to advance beyond CC/MCC capture. Ensuring accurate Quality reporting and appropriately minimizing HAC and PSI reporting is crucial for a successful CDI team.

Target Audience

Nurses

CDI Specialists

Learning Objectives

1.    Discuss the history and definitions of the HAC and PSI programs. 
2.    Recognize the different inclusion and exclusion criteria for common PSIs.
3.    Assess the need for a CDI query, particularly to exclude the case from the PSI. 
4.    Demonstrate the best management system(s) for Quality reporting, including best-practice algorithms and teamwork functionality. 
 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.50 CBRN
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
05/09/2022
Course expires: 
07/02/2022
Event starts: 
05/18/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
05/18/2022 - 1:30pm CDT
Live activity
United States

Identification, Mitigation, and Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships

As an accredited provider of continuing education, Vizient, Inc. is dedicated to ensuring this activity presents learners with only accurate, balanced, scientifically justified recommendations, and is free from promotion, marketing, and commercial bias. In accordance with The Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, all planners, faculty, and others in control of the educational content have disclosed the absence or existence of all financial relationships (of any dollar amount) with ineligible companies within the past 24 months.

 

Ineligible companies those companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

 

It is Vizient’s policy that owners and employees of ineligible companies, and any individuals who refuse to disclose the absence or existence of financial relationships with any ineligible companies are disqualified from participating as planners or faculty.

 

FDA Off-Label Use

Faculty presenters are also expected to disclose any discussion of (1) off-label or investigational uses of FDA approved commercial products or devices or (2) products or devices not yet approved in the United States.

 

DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS:

 

The following planners, faculty, and others in control of educational content have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

 

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.

 

Speakers

 

Rachel Mack, RN, MSN, CCDS, CDIP, CCS, CRC

Consulting Director

Vizient, Inc.

 

Terry Golde, MBA, RN, CCDS

Senior Consulting Director

Vizient, Inc.

 

Connie Ryan, MBA, RN, CDIP

Consulting Director

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 Statements:

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 1.50 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
  • 1.50 CBRN
  • 1.50 General CEU – Attendance
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