On January 10, the ACDIS team gathered virtually to celebrate the launch of the 2023 ACDIS Pocket Guide!

It was a fantastic event full of CDI trivia, raffle prizes, and lots of in-depth insight and Q&A with author and ACDIS Interim Director, Laurie Prescott

Click here to watch the recording!Opens in a new window.


Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 guidelines

COVID-19-related updates

New provider tips from James Manz, MD, CCDS-O of Mayo Clinic

  AHA 2022 Coding Clinic guidance

The 2023 ACDIS Pocket Guide is the essential resource for regulatory and coding guidance, IPPS reimbursement updates, compliant query best practices and standards, clinical validation, and diagnostic definitions. Co-written by Laurie Prescott, ACDIS’s interim director and CDI education director, and Dr. James Manz, a practicing physician steeped in the latest physician documentation terminology, the ACDIS Pocket Guide is a winning combination of practical, tailored CDI tips and resources and clinical, regulatory, and coding guidance adapted from the official sources.



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