JS1508F: Clinical Documentation Improvement - Surgery/Trauma (080515)

Dallas, TX US
August 5, 2015

The learner will understand the value of complete and accurate medical record documentation; how to capture the severity of illness and risk of mortality of each patient; and to assign and report the codes to support appropriate  reimbursement and quality score cards.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, and other medical staff that are involved in clinical documentation.  

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. To improve Case Mix Index based on the assessment findings
  2. To improve Severity of Illness based on the assessment findings
  3. To improve Risk of Mortality: actual vs expected based on the assessment findings
  4. To comply with new ICD-10 documentation requirements
  5. To identify and document to improve Patient  Safety Indicator scores
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/05/2015
Course expires: 
08/05/2015
Event starts: 
08/05/2015 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
08/05/2015 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 752390
United States

Course Director

Esmaeil Porsa, MD
Interim Chief Medical officer
Parkland Health and Hospital System

Co-Course Director

Ronald Rejzer, MD
SVP/Chief Physician Advisor
Parkland Health and Hospital System

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/05/2015
Course expires: 
08/05/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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