In 2014, the Department of Orthopedic Surgery created an infrastructure for quality, led by the chairman, William N. Levine, MD, and its first chief quality officer, Michael G. Vitale, MD. The department organized its quality efforts around five areas: Compliance and Quality Assurance Medical Education Public-facing Initiatives Data Infrastructure Transformational Quality Improvement (QI) As […]
We are striving to connect care in the hospital, outpatient clinics, rehab, long-term care facilities, dialysis centers, homes, and throughout the community in general.
Due to the growing complexity of multispecialty care and an inability to routinely effect referrals in a timely and efficient manner, we need to make this happen in 2016,” says Todd Rosenblat, MD, assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology, who is leading the project.
The Quality division welcomed two new members to its ranks this summer, a performance improvement specialist and a clinical improvement manager.
ColumbiaDoctors is on track in preparing for the Oct. 1 deadline to begin officially coding under the new ICD-10 system.
Whether you’re entering outpatient documentation and billing through CROWN, or inpatient billing through AllScripts Sunrise Clinical Manager (formerly Eclipsys), you should be able to find your ICD-10 codes the same way--and now you can.