Improving Throughput Efficiency & Resource Use
Placing patients in observation (OBS) and then efficiently and effectively caring for them are great challenges for hospitals. In this webinar we will help make this challenge more manageable as we discuss what stays are appropriate for OBS and how hospitals can manage OBS patients differently. In this webinar, learn how to review an OBS case, how to determine if it should inpatient, and ways to improve flow from a case manager perspective.
Supporting Clinical Diagnoses for Medical Necessity
Clear and concise disease-specific clinical documentation is essential to support medical necessity, but how to properly document this can be a challenge for many hospitals. In this webinar, we will address the importance of collaboration across care management and clinical teams, key documentation points a CDI specialist looks for that help document the level of severity of illness, and examples of proper documentation to minimize payer denials.