HCPro Boot Camp Instructor

Sylvia Hoffman, RN, C-CDI, CCDS, CDIP, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer, served as a clinical documentation specialist at a 1000-bed hospital in Tampa, Florida, before starting her own Tampa-based CDI consulting practice. She has also worked as an educational consultant in documentation integrity for DocuComp, LLC. Previously, Hoffman served as a senior associate in the forensic division at KPMG, where she provided clinical documentation education and retrospective record reviews for compliance, integrity, and quality throughout Florida, Texas, and Georgia. She has 15 years of acute care hospital–based experience and 10 years of case management experience. Hoffman is past president of the Florida ACDIS regional chapter and is currently serving on the ACDIS Advisory Board.

Hoffman was coauthor of the 2011 edition of The Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist’s Guide to ICD-10. Within the field of CDI, her expertise includes CDI implementation, ICD-10 CM/PCS, medical necessity, and query compliance. She is also a national speaker on physician buy-in and healthcare reform.

 

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