Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) January 15, 2009
DJ Iber Publishing announced today the launch of the CDI-Cast Training sessions (http://www.cdicast.com) to provide comprehensive and cost-effective clinical documentation training delivered on demand via the Internet. The CDI-Cast sessions presented by industry expert Dr. Ruthann Russo are based on the CAMP™ Method for documentation training. Each session is approximately one hour long and provides a cost-effective method to train physicians in High Quality Clinical Documentation (HQCD).
Some of the featured topics of the CDI-Cast sessions include: Data Driven CDI, Patients and Clinical Documentation, HIPAA and CDI, The Economics of CDI, and CDI and the Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
"The clinical documentation in a patient's record serves as the foundation of a modern healthcare organization. With complete and accurate information, a facility will have higher levels of patient care, reduced compliance exposure, and accurate and timely reimbursements." --Dr. Ruthann Russo
Each CDI-Cast session includes:
•A self-assessment for existing training efforts
•Tools to immediately begin using with a CDI program
•Three concepts that you can use in your program now
•Online access for sharing the material with multiple co-workers at your facility
•Comprehensive companion presentations and other attachments that can be used in a healthcare system's CDI program
•A 1-credit continuing education certificate
About Dr. Ruthann Russo:
Ruthann Russo, PhD, JD, MPH, RHIT is a Managing Director with Navigant Consulting and a Partner in the law firm of Russo & Russo, LLP based in New York City and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She has been working in and advising healthcare organizations and their medical staffs for over 20 years. Dr. Russo has written seven books addressing the industry-wide issues of documentation, coding, and compliance in healthcare, including A Compelling Case for Clinical Documentation. Additionally, Dr. Russo created the CAMP Method for clinical documentation training.
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