Getting Comfortable With Risk: A Conversation with Crystal May

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Listen to the episode here: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/Oyrv1reDKKb It’s often been said that the only constant in life is change. And the mid-revenue cycle is no exception. As new regulations emerge and new technologies develop, professions get radically transformed—or even erased altogether. The antidote is a commitment to lifelong learning, and embracing the discomfort that accompanies growth.…

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Battle over Sepsis-2 vs. Sepsis-3 Heating Up

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By Brian Murphy The battle over Sepsis-2 vs. Sepsis-3 continues. Advocates of Sepsis-3 state that it offers a more clinically accurate and rigorous definition, and that sepsis-2 is too vague to be truly useful. Advocates of Sepsis-2 believe that it’s more sensitive and superior for early detection, and sepsis-3 too high a bar to capture…

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Clinical Clarity: Navigating Problem Lists and Defensible Narratives with Dr. Trey LaCharite’

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Listen to the full episode here: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/mQEUhXavSIb If you’ve ever been a member of ACDIS you’ve almost certainly encountered Dr. Trey LaCharite’. ACDIS advisory board member? Check. Regular columnist for CDI Journal? Check. Author of the CDI Field Guide to Denial Prevention and Audit Defense? Check. Speaker at the physician advisor pre-conference every year since…

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The music of change: Meet newly minted medical coder Revka Stearns 

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Listen to the episode here: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/hGVETlHd0Gb If you’re an aspiring medical coding professional and on LinkedIn, you might know my guest today. In fact, you probably do. She’s positively burst onto the scene. Not necessarily as a content expert dropping coding or clinical expertise (although that’s coming, to be sure), but someone who has documented…

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Keeping Credentials (and your career) Current, with the Medical Coding Geek

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Listen to the full episode here: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/DciQHilcGGb Having worked in and around medical coding and CDI for almost 20 years, I can say for certain that few topics vex coders and CDI professionals more than the dreaded recertification process. Credential maintenance. CEUs. CEU fees. Conference CEU codes. Certificates. On and on. It’s a cottage industry…

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