by Sandy Routhier, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, Senior Vice President of DRG Validation for Revint As the dynamic and changing COVID-19 environment continues throughout late …
Clinical documentation is a major part of the speed to revenue solution for hospitals, so we’re pleased to present a series of articles examining strategies and tactics revenue cycle teams can put into practice. Coding support is a discipline that crosses more than one staff position from physician to certified coding team members who all focus on documenting services and treatments accurately.
Clinical documentation improvement (CDI) is critical in the revenue cycle flow. When this process accurately reflects the clinical care a patient receives, billing results are greatly enhanced. For this reason, more than one of Revint’s service areas focus on CDI solutions, including Underpayment Recovery, Medicare Reimbursement, and Professional Services where we provide certified coders, among other experienced medical team members, to supplement hospital staffing needs.