Published by CHIM Consulting Inc.
Written by A. Jamal, MBA, CHIM & C. Grant, CHIM
While the documentation in the health record has always been critical to the patient, the physician, and the health care organization, hospitals are paying an increasing amount of attention to the quality of the documentation and the resulting data that is abstracted. Studies have shown that improving clinical documentation improves patient outcomes and provides for better planning and delivery of services. Optimal Clinical Documentation is essential for timely, quality coding.
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