ACDIS

AcronymDefinition
ACDISArms Control Disarmament and International Security
ACDISAfrica Centre Demographic Information System (AIDS; South Africa)
ACDISAssociation for Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (Marblehead, MA)
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"The ACDIS Conference is an important opportunity to connect and exchange ideas with CDI specialists, managers and directors, HIM directors, revenue cycle directors, chief medical officers and many others working in the coding and documentation space," said Dr.
The ACDIS national conference is the nation's premier, can't miss-event for Clinical Documentation Improvement professionals.
In 2005, 12 percent of children under 18 years in the ACDIS population were paternal orphans and 2 percent were double orphans (Hill et al., 2008).
In contrast, if household eligibility is defined by membership rather than co-residency, non-resident fathers can be recorded if reported by the household respondents (e.g., ACDIS and Agincourt DSS).
In ACDIS for example, a question is asked about care: "Who is the main person responsible for NAME's day-to-day care?' It would be unusual for families to report the child's father as having primary responsibility for caregiving if a child's mother or another woman was present in the household, particularly with respect to young children.
The exception is questions asked directly about the survival status of fathers of all children in the household (e.g., in ACDIS) (Hosegood et al., 2007).
ChartWise's primary focus at this year's ACDIS conference will be to connect with physician advisors and demonstrate the functionality contained within the ChartWise 2.0 solution to support their role in their facility's program.
"ACDIS 2016 is the ideal venue to exhibit the ChartWise 2.0 product for CDI professionals who understand the difference between your basic documentation solution and something that is going to provide significant and ongoing value for CDI staff and healthcare professionals," said Dr.
ChartWise is also excited to sponsor the ACDIS "Physician Advisor's Role in CDI Boot Camp" prior to the convention on May 22-23.
“Improved documentation, while definitely an ICD-10 prerequisite, will also improve reimbursement accuracy and patient care with the ICD-9 code set, which is why we will have information about our ICD-10 CDI Workshop and Physician Training at the ACDIS show.
Career Step will be exhibiting at the ACDIS show in booth 132.
For more information on Career Step's CDI Workshop and Physician Training, visit Career Step at the ACDIS Conference in booth 132 or learn more at corporatetraining.careerstep.com or 1-888-989-7512.