Clinical Documentation Improvement
HCTec discovers, develops, and delivers top-notch Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) talent. Our goal is to strengthen your CDI program by focusing on the entire spectrum of documentation improvement. We understand that Clinical Documentation is the cornerstone of clinical data management. Since Clinical Documentation Improvement is vital to the success of any healthcare organization, now is the time to elevate CDI programs and partner with HCTec’s CDI team. We deliver flexible solutions, focusing on the long-term interests of our clients. HCTec provides urgently needed contract staff, and helps with permanent placement as well.
The Nation’s Top CDI Talent
Our CDI Specialists will become an integral component of your revenue cycle by working to truly improve documentation which will help avoid unnecessary denials and reduce costs spent on appeals. We take a proactive approach and review of the entire chart instead of a reactive approach to potential documentation deficiencies.
Our consultants can assist with Auditing & DNFB management, EHR adaption to CDI, CDI applied to RAC and PACS, physician champions for CDI, problematic diagnoses education, and other important initiatives aimed at improving the quality of healthcare. Our CDI Specialists are not limited to one CDI Methodology, and therefore they will adapt to your program and goals.
Our CDI Solutions Encompass:
- CDI Staff Augmentation
- Outpatient / ER CDI Program Implementation
- Second Level Reviews
- New Associate Training
- Physician Education
- Workflow Evaluation and Policy Development
- CDI Program Creation and Optimization
Our concentration in this niche market allows HCTec to deliver the highest caliber of professionals in a variety of settings. From an out-of-area travel candidate, to local or regional staff, or a remote solution—HCTec can deliver experienced CDI professionals to assist your needs.
- Credentialed CDI Specialists
- DRG Validators
- Second Level Reviewers
- Coding Auditors
- Interim Directors and Managers
Our CDI Specialists
Our experienced CDI Specialists will have a background in medical coding or a clinical background or both based on your preference. Our minimal requirements are:
- Minimum 3 years of CDI experience
- Credentials including a combination of: CCDS, CDIP, RN, BSN, RHIT, RHIA, CCS, or MD
- Must pass our stringent pre-hire process
Our CDI professionals are managed by a top tier internal compliance team:
- Once placed, the HCTec Consultants are audited by one of our internal CDI compliance managers
- Our knowledgeable team has over 40 years of combined experience
- Quality Assurance
- Fully Managed Resources
- Project Management
- Training and Onboarding
Let’s Talk About CDI
To learn more about our Clinical Documentation Improvement services please contact us here.