Dissect The Operative Note With CDI Specialists To Ensure ICD-10 Readiness

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As the ICD-10-CM/PCS deadline approaches, it behooves HIM professionals to remind CDI specialists and physicians about important components of a thoroughly-documented operative note. Such a note supports accurate code assignment for reimbursement, and it also provides an accurate record for continuity of care as well as quality initiatives and legal and research purposes. Most Important CDI Documentation During the next …