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e4’s Gina Stewart Presents at 2018 Sepsis Conference

On Wednesday, September 6, Gina Stewart, MBA, BSN, RN, CCS, CCDS and Practice Director, Coding and CDI at e4, attended and presented at the 2018 Sepsis Conference at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel. Gina’s presentation focused on CDI, Coding and Quality and how it relates to the CMS Sepsis core measure bundle and the initiatives an organization can take to improve collaboration and compliance.

We are very proud (and fortunate) to have Gina leading our Coding and CDI practices!

Learn more about e4 Coding and CDI services.

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DRG Validation Services Drive 200% Return on Investment for NY Community Hospital

Accurate code and DRG assignment translates into secure revenue. It impacts the appropriate capture of the patient’s clinical condition, severity of illness, risk of mortality, risk adjustment, and decreases risk for payer denials. Additionally, DRG Validation allows an organization to identify opportunities for process improvement, and then take that information and translate it into ongoing education.

Learn how e4 has been able to demonstrate a return on investment rate in excess of 200% with our DRG Validation Services. Download the case study.

e4 Holds Client Appreciation Event during AHIMA

On Tuesday, Oct. 10, e4 hosted a VIP Rooftop Cocktail Party for clients and colleagues at the Target Terrace at LA Live in Los Angeles. Guests enjoyed Wolfgang Puck hor d’oeuvres and incredible 180 degree views of Downtown LA and the Hollywood sign before heading the the AHIMA Appreciation Celebration. We’d like to thank all of our guests for sharing time with us during AHIMA! See below for pictures.

Get to know e4: HIM Metrics Reporting Dashboard

Got HIM reporting fatigue? As HIM roles continue to evolve, it’s becoming more and more important to track your most important HIM metrics, however many healthcare organizations struggle with presenting this data effectively. Our dashboard pulls information from disparate system reports and presents it in a clean, easy to understand manner that helps you improve HIM productivity.

 

Take your HIM program to the next level. Learn how our unique, effective approach is positively impacting leading healthcare systems right now. Contact e4 today to learn more.

Get to know e4: CDI KPI Reporting

Could you be doing more to mitigate future penalty risk and maximize your reimbursement? Learn how e4caster CDI KPI Reporting integrates disparate system reports to provide you with one central location to track metrics and analyze trends, saving you time and the organization money.

 

Take your CDI program to the next level. Learn how our unique, effective approach is positively impacting leading healthcare systems right now. Contact e4 today to learn more.

Tara Rogers presents “Reduction of Readmissions with Collaboration of Coding and CDI”

e4’s Tara Rogers, BSN, RN, CCD recently presented “Reduction of Readmissions with Collaboration of Coding and CDI” at the PHIMA Annual Meeting. This session highlighted how a Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP) can positively impact the outcome of the hospital Readmission Adjustment Factor.

Interested in learning more? Read our case study about our Readmission Audit and Education Program, then contact info@e4-services.com.

e4 Shares LEAN Engineered CDI Strategies at ACDIS

e4 recently exhibited at ACDIS in Las Vegas. Pictured Center: Darrell Gates; Left to Right: Gina Stewart, Chris Parfitt, Jon Gabster, Mike Weekley, and Tara Rogers.

e4 shared information about their innovative CDI solutions, including their LEAN-Engineered Playbook for CDI Optimization. To learn more, visit e4-services.com#services or contact info@e4-services.com.

e4 Shines at PHIMA

Congratulations to our e4 rock stars, who shined at the PHIMA Annual Meeting! Chris Parfitt (pictured above left) received the gavel this year as incoming PHIMA President for 2017-2018. Chris will pass the gavel to Margie Stackhouse (pictured above right) next year. Jill S Clark, MBA, RHIA, CHDA, FAHIMA (pictured above center) was elected to the AHIMA Board of Directors earlier this year, and also spoke at PHIMA. We couldn’t be more proud of our amazing team!

e4 was also busy at PHIMA sharing our our LEAN-Engineered approach to HIM helps us RAPIDLY identify gaps and waste, employing transparency and accountability to reduce costs, increase revenue realization and improve quality metrics. Learn more here.

Special thanks and credit to Devin Parfitt of Dev Parfait Photography for all photos.