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Clinical documentation improvement (CDI) competencies are becoming more valued in healthcare professionals of all kinds, including health information management (HIM) professionals, nurses, and physicians. Test your knowledge of these concepts and prepare to sit for AHIMA’s Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP) examination with the Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP) Exam Preparation guide. With 2 full exams comprised of 280 total questions, you can simulate the exam experience at your convenience. Used with AHIMA’s Clinical Documentation Improvement: Principles and Practice or alone, this book will be the key to your success in attaining this career-enriching credential.

CDIP domains covered:
Domain I: Clinical Coding Practice
Domain II: Leadership
Domain III: Record Review and Document Clarification
Domain IV: CDI Metrics and Statistics
Domain V: Research and Education
Domain VI: Compliance

Key Features
• Contains 280 total questions covering all domains of the AHIMA CDIP exam
• Questions are organized into two full-length practice examinations
• Test-taking tips and strategies are included

About the Editor
Sharon Easterling, MHA, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, CPHM, FAHIMA is the CEO of Recovery Analytics, LLC. Her past experience includes coding director and corporate assistant vice president at a large integrated health system and Ambulatory Clinical Documentation Improvement senior director at a large medical group. Ms. Easterling currently sits on the Executive Board as North Carolina Delegate for AHIMA and is NCHIMA president for the 2016-2017 term. She is a past member of the RAC Monitor editorial board, and is a current member of American College of Physician Advisors advisory board, AHIMA Coding Community Practice Council, as well as the AHIMA CDI workgroup.

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