Leading to an ACDIS-Approved CDI Apprentice Certificate
Developed by ACDIS, the premier provider of education for Clinical Documentation Improvement Professionals, the CDI Essential Skills Program is a certificate program comprised of foundational CDI education paired with a review of core compliance and ethical principles. Candidates who pass the final exam receive a certificate of completion and may designate themselves as an ACDIS-Approved CDI Apprentice.
Designed specifically for CDI professionals, this highly-acclaimed program prepares candidates to sit for AHIMA’s 2018 Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) credential exam. Online lectures, presentations, and practice exams with weekly live instructor-led virtual class sessions to provide a thorough review of the materials. Our nationally renowned CCS exam instructor, Mary Beth York, provides individual mentoring and coaching with proven test-taking strategies that have helped hundreds to achieve CCS success. Tuition payable on acceptance to program
The ICD-10 Documentation Quick Reference Guide, available as a downloadable .pdf, is a helpful tool for clinicians and CDI specialists who want to ensure their documentation provides sufficient detail to allow complete and accurate coding. Includes detailed instructions for documentation of both diagnoses and procedures in 17 individual specialties. Purchase one or the complete set.
ICD-10-CM: Introduction to Diagnosis Coding is a foundational course for students without previous coding experience. Introduces the structure, function, and application of ICD-10-CM used by hospitals, physicians, insurance companies, data analysts, and others to describe patient conditions.
ICD-10-PCS: Introduction to Procedure Coding is a foundational course for students without previous coding experience. Focuses on the organization of ICD-10-PCS, identifies coding conventions specific to procedure coding, and provides chapter-specific coding instruction.
CPT coding is used by physicians and hospitals to describe medical, surgical, and diagnostic services provided to patients. This course provides an introduction to the CPT coding system, CPT guidelines, and correct coding for hospital outpatient services.