Mengel to discuss clinical documentation
Dr. Marvin Mengel, an Orlando, Fla.-based diabetes, metabolism and endocrinology expert, will give two presentations on Thursday, Sept. 5.
The first, a Medical Documentation Guidelines-2013 presentation, "New Rules from Medicare - How It Will Change the Way You Practice," is scheduled from noon-1:30 p.m. in classroom 4A. All Medical Center faculty are invited.
Mengel's second discussion on clinical documentation is for Batson Children's Hospital physicians at 4 p.m. in room S123. All physicians and nurse practitioners are invited.
The presentation will include a discussion about the Clinical Documentation Improvement Program, the role of clinical documentation specialists and strategies for improving clinical documentation in preparation for the implementation of ICD-10.
The presentations are sponsored by the Office of Integrity and Compliance. For more information or to register, email Nikki Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.