Monday, July 20, 2015

June 9, 2016 NYC5B Local ACDIS Chapter Meeting

Join us for the Summer NYC5B Local ACDIS Chapter Meeting!

ACDIS Local Chapter Meeting
New York City/Five Boroughs (NYC5B)

·         Welcome!
·         Please sign-in
·         Pay membership dues
·         Get a raffle ticket
·         Grab some food & network!

·         Local chapter member fee(s)/structure
·         Cash or Check (preferred) made payable to “NYC5B”
·         $25.00 per person per year
·         $10.00 non-member fee per meeting

·         Welcome to Bellevue Hospital Center
·         Introduction and brief overview of CDI at Bellevue
·         Debra Fleming, CDIS, Assistant Director of HIM

·         Presentation The Impact of CDI on SOI, ROM, and HCCs”
·         Wil Lo, MD, CDIP, CCA
·         Elise Sweeney, RN, CCS, CCDS

·         Q&A
·         Email questions on membership, local chapter, updated info, etc…

·         New chapter leaders nominations

·         Please complete the
presentation evaluation form

·         Raffle!

·         Update us!
·         Earn new or change credentials?
·         Get a new title or working somewhere new?
·         Have a change in contact information?
·         Did you not get an email from us?
·         Did someone you know bring you and you want to join NYC5B?
If so, email us at

Friday, November 7, 2014

Are you interested?

Hello NYC5B Local ACDIS Chapter members and colleagues!
We are writing to ask for your help.
Would you like to be more involved and join the NYC5B leadership?
Can your hospital host an upcoming local chapter meeting?
Do you have something you would love to present at our next meeting?
Please write us back if you are willing and able to assist with any of the above.
Joining leadership and/or presenting at a meeting also looks great on a resume! ;-)

Monday, October 27, 2014

Free CDI Resources

We received the following free CDI resources from a member and wanted to pass them along. We hope you find them helpful!
ACDIS Radio is a new, free, biweekly internet talk show covering the hottest topics in CDI. 
Register here. Once registered, you will be able to access recordings of previous broadcasts directly at The next broadcast is Wednesday, November 5 from 11:30am-12:00pm EST.
CDI Strategies is a free bi-weekly e-mail resource for CDI specialists and ACDIS members, but you don't have to be a member to subscribe.
AHA Coding Clinic Free Webinars: The next one is Review of the ICD-10-PCS Official Coding Guidelines on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 12:00 PM CST (1:00pm EST.) Register here.
A copy of the 2015 ICD-10-PCS Official Coding Guidelines is available for download at this CMS page.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Wanted: Panelists/Presenters/Speakers for Upcoming Local ACDIS Chapter Meetings

Hello ACDIS Members of NYC and surrounding areas!

We are seeking volunteers who would be willing to sit on a panel or speak/present for an upcoming local ACDIS chapter meeting.
Possible topics: 
  • Defining Clinical Criteria for Diagnosis Inclusion/Exclusion
    • Possible policies for discussion:
      • Pediatric Malnutrition Guidelines
      • Diagnosing ARF/AKI and ATN
      • Acute Respiratory Failure and/or Acute Respiratory Insufficiency
      • Post-op Respiratory Failure
  • Current Appeal & Denial Trends; What should we be looking out for?
  • PEPPER Reporting; overview and analysis
  • I took and passed the CCDS/CDIP exam; Helpful hints?
  • Have another topic? Email us and ask!

What's required? Not much! Email if you have questions or want make suggestions.
Sound interesting to you?
Are you interested in speaking on a different topic?
Just want to be more involved in your local chapter?

Send us an email with details and we'll go from there.

Looking forward to hearing from you!

Your New York City/5 Buroughs (NYC5B) ACDIS Chapter Leaders