Establishing an effective clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program is challenging for many hospitals. At its core, CDI involves completely revamping deeply entrenched documentation processes and behaviours.
CDI is a journey, not a one-off event, and as such requires an ongoing commitment from key stakeholders.
This white paper focuses on the key considerations for planning a sustainable and effective CDI program, including:
Written by Clinical Documentation Improvement Australia's National Director Mike Kertes, this white paper draws from CDIA's experience developing CDI programs in every state of Australia, New Zealand's largest hospital, and the most prestigious hospital in Saudi Arabia.