ezDI surveyed 250 hospital and health system’s clinical documentation improvement supervisors, specialists and directors at 2018 ACDIS Annual Conference to see where CDI is headed and what are the focus area in present and future of CDI.
According to survey participants:
DRG enhancement through accurate PDx and CC/MCC Capture is the objective of their CDI program
do not participate in abstraction for eCQMs
participant says that their hospitals use some sort of tools for their CDI program
participants say that Query Generating and Tracking are the most time consuming, cumbersome activities