The Clinical Document Improvement Specialist (CDI) is an emerging profession that works closely with the HIM Department as well as the physicians. Read the following article Recognizing the Value of Clinical Documentation Improvement by Rajiv Leventhal. Explain how the role of the CDI will improve the quality of documentation within the healthcare facility. Identify the tools and methods necessary to make a CDI program successful. In what ways do you feel that a CDI program can benefit an organization? What drawbacks can you identify with a CDI program?
1 page, apprx 200 words