IQ Clinical Documentation Integrity Advisory Services & Solutions

Leading the health information industry by expertly optimizing clinical data quality that impacts provider and patient outcomes

Guiding Quality Across the
Continuum of Care

Intellis’ IQ Clinical and Quality Advisory Services empower healthcare providers to identify, target, and resolve data quality issues by improving:

  • Diagnosis capture
  • Provider engagement and education
  • Interdepartmental relationships
  • Disproportionately high patient safety events
  • Validity of observed to expected mortality rates
  • Denial rates

We support patient safety by ensuring the accuracy of reportable data and set the standard for quality across the continuum of care. Our approach enables healthcare organizations to pinpoint, report, correct, and monitor all documentation goals and needs. By improving data integrity, we deliver accurate reporting for appropriate reimbursement.

Targeting CDI Solutions

Intellis delivers solutions of unrivaled quality for clinical documentation integrity, including optimization of reimbursement, appropriate quality and risk scores, and improved patient care. Our CDI solutions allow clients to customize programs to meet their organization’s needs and culture — ensuring rapid adoption and continued engagement.

Inpatient Clinical Documentation Integrity
Our CDI team works with leadership and staff to build and support effective clinical documentation integrity processes. Our programs bridge the gap between providers and inpatient coders to facilitate accurate documentation.
Outpatient Clinical Documentation Integrity
An emphasis on the quality and cost components of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), coupled with an increasing demand for outpatient services, has intensified the need for precise outpatient documentation.
Second-Level
Reviews
Our CDI team leads the national conversation on patient safety indicators and mortality reviews. As industry experts, we concentrate on second-level reviews to address clinical validation, compliance, accuracy, and quality data.
Utilization
Management
Intellis works with organizations to support their utilization management needs, ensuring when, where, and how a patient receives medical services remains a top priority for healthcare organizations.
National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP)
Our experts engage with surgeons and departments participating in NSQIP. We provide clinical abstraction of outcomes for surgical patients in this risk adjustment program.

The IQ Difference for CDI

We’re nimble problem-solvers with the flexibility to meet full-scale department challenges or to deliver specific guidance as needed. Our CDI experts and trained specialists — onsite or remote — integrate seamlessly with facility staff.

The IQ Four-Phase CDI Strategy

Whether it’s an initial implementation or an existing revitalization, our approach to Inpatient and Outpatient CDI is physician-centric, data-driven, and customizable with continued support. Our programs, led by industry-recognized CDI experts, use our proven four-phase approach:

 

 

We know each facility has unique documentation challenges and processes. We listen. We assess. We engage our clients for feedback. We then provide clear direction to ensure that our CDI services are tailored to meet facility needs and objectives. With a focus on education, Intellis IQ’s mentorship approach imparts trusted advice, delivers proven results, and lays the foundation for a long-term partnership.

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