Building and Reinventing Pediatric CDI Programs


Thursday, Sept. 21, 1-2 p.m. EST. Register here: It’s frequently been said (in the context of clinical medicine) that children are not just little adults. You can’t treat them the same way, even with a similar diagnosis. So why should pediatric CDI programs be any different? Pediatric CDI brings with it a unique array…

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AHIMA Clinical Validation practice brief (2023 update): Should we code diagnoses documented by the provider if they do not meet any established definition or clinical criteria?

I disagree with one portion of the recently released AHIMA practice brief, Clinical Validation (2023 Update). And agree with the rest.   That does not mean it’s wrong. Just that I have a different take on a complex and contentious issue.   My concerns are with this paragraph:   When contracting with payers, organizations should…

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Norwood cracks top 100 in 2023 Inc. 5000 list

top 100 in 2023 Inc. 5000 list

With a three-year revenue growth of 5,189 percent, Austin-based company ranks no. 90 among America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies; no. 10 in Texas.   NEW YORK, August 15, 2023—Inc. magazine revealed that Norwood ranks No. 90 on the 2023 Inc. 5000, its annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. This prestigious ranking provides a…

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The Importance of Risk Adjustment in Value-Based Care Contracts

Tuesday, August 15, 1-2 p.m. EST   Speaker Jason Jobes, BA, MSPA, SVP Solutions, Norwood   Register here:    It’s no secret—healthcare reimbursement is evolving before our eyes, from traditional fee-for-service to value-based care/pay for performance. Medicare Advantage is poised to surpass traditional Medicare this year in the number of covered lives.   Good…

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