Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside - “Another Physician Query? The Financial and Quality Implications of Clinical Documentation and How to REDUCE Physician Queries”



Date
January 11, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Megan H. Cortazzo, MD
Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Medical Director, Clinical Documentation Improvement and Health Information Management, UPMC
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

This lecture will give an overview of how Physician/APP documentation drives what is coded and the financial and quality implications that has for hospitals and physicians. Strategies to help reduce physician queries will also be discussed.