Course designed for CDIs to become CCS certified in preparation for a leadership role in facility’s revenue cycle
Libman Education has launched a new Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam Prep Course to help CDI professionals earn the mastery level CCS coding credential. The intensive course, CCS for CDI: CCS Exam Prep, taught by CCS coding expert Mary Beth York, CCS, CCS-P, CIC, provides comprehensive exam preparation modified for the requirements of CDI professionals to include additional training in the coding systems used by hospitals.
Mary Beth, who noted that the CCS “can bridge the gap between CDI and coding,” added, “CDI Specialists ensure the provider’s clinical documentation completely and accurately reflects services provided, translating into accurate coding. CDI Specialists who earn their CCS can maximize this role, as the CCS is the ‘gold standard’ of facility coding. This means that a CDI Specialist with a CCS demonstrates increased value to their facility’s revenue cycle.”