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Case Study: How Christiana Care Health System Implemented a Successful OP CDI Program

Case Study- How Christiana Care Health System.pngJournal of the American Health Information Management Association (JAHIMA) recently published a case study authored by myself and Karen Frosch, CCS, CCDS, CRC, CPHQ, CDI Project Manager at Christiana Care on their newly implemented Outpatient CDI program.

This case study serves as a "how to" guide on establishing a successful OP CDI program and provides valuable insights, including tips for starting with a pilot program, gaining physician buy-in, establishing KPI's, and developing a return on investment model. With payers moving to risk adjusted payment models such as Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) for Medicare Advantage, this case study should be a valuable resource for all healthcare providers.

To read, click here.