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Good documentation matters more than ever, but how can you show your physicians what's in it for them? We tell you which physicians to target, prepare personalized tools, and lead one-on-one physician training to make the case for better documentation.
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Our experts explain the six common characteristics found in successful CDI programs. How do you measure up?
Does your organization have the resources it needs to get clinical documentation training right? Or should you consider bringing in outside help?
Northeast Georgia felt like they had some room for improvement in the documentation space. Through personalized training for physicians, they saw $1.9 million in annual returns.
To prepare for a new reimbursement landscape, IU Health Goshen turned to Advisory Board. The result: far-reaching revenue cycle transformation, a 12% margin, and a strong foundation to continue to serve the community.
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Sarah Horner, director of care management at Baptist Beaumont Hospital, explains how the Advisory Board helped her engage physicians in documentation improvement.
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Our clinical documentation expert, Donna Kennedy, explains how we help members make a compelling case.
Hear physicians at Fletcher Allen Health Care describe how one-on-one training sessions changed their perspective on documentation, and why they are paying closer attention to what they write down.
Learn how we can motivate your physicians to improve.
With changes like value-based purchasing putting revenue at risk, accurate documentation is even more critical. A good physician query process helps, but relying on queries alone leaves money on the table.
You need to prevent documentation errors from happening in the first place by getting your physicians to pay closer attention to what they write down.
Here’s how we do it. We motivate physicians to improve documentation by helping you to:
Know how you stack up to your peers. Our extensive cohort allows us to provide you with ICD-10 benchmarks today, so you can monitor your performance without waiting 12 to 18 months for MEDPAR data.
Hear Dr. Joe Corcoran, an Advisory Board physician advisor and the CMO of Brandon Regional Hospital in Tampa, Fla., share a physician’s perspective on what matters most to your doctors.
Learn how he gets physicians across the country to improve their documentation—and why your current approach may be doing more harm than good. Watch the video
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