The CDI Specialist's Complete Training Guide, Second Edition

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The CDI Specialist's Complete Training Guide, Second Edition

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Starting as a CDI specialist soon? The Second Edition is perfect for you now! If you are planning on entering CDI later this fall, check out this Third Edition and pre-order,
coming in November!

The CDI Specialist’s Complete Training Guide, Second Edition

Laurie L. Prescott, MSN, RN, CCDS, CDIP

Get your CDI staff trained faster and working quicker

Your new CDI specialists start in a few weeks. While they have the right background to do the job, they still need orientation, training, and help understanding the core skills of their profession. Don’t spend time creating training materials from scratch.

ACDIS’ acclaimed CDI Boot Camp instructors have created The Complete Training Guide to serve as a bridge between your new CDI specialists’ first day on the job and their first effective steps reviewing records.

The CDI Specialist's Complete Training Guide, Second Edition is the perfect resource for CDI program managers to help new CDI professionals understand their roles and responsibilities.

This training guide provides:

  • An introduction for managers, with suggestions for training staff and guidance for manual use
  • Sample training timelines
  • Test-your-knowledge questions to reinforce key concepts
  • Case study examples to illustrate essential CDI elements
  • Documentation challenges associated with common diagnoses such as sepsis, pneumonia, and COPD
  • Sample policies and procedures

What’s new:

  • Updated for ICD-10-CM/PCS
  • Refreshed clinical and coding concerns by Major Diagnostic Category
  • Tools to address CDI record review targets for quality-of-care concerns
  • Risk assessment basics for expanded review focus
  • Downloadable query samples to reinforce industry guidance

Published: February 2018

Page Count: 240