3M Quality Webinar
Understanding how comorbidity indices are used to measure the likelihood of adverse events such as readmissions and mortality is essential for risk adjustment. This session will compare the various comorbidity indices with particular emphasis on the importance of accurate present on admission (POA) assignment and the criteria for each index.
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Cheryl has been a nurse for more than 31 years and has worked in clinical documentation integrity (CDI) for more than 11 years. She is a senior inpatient consultant for 3M Health Information Systems and a frequent contributor to For the Record magazine as well as a featured presenter at AHIMA, MHIMA and ACDIS.