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See how Carolinas HealthCare System’s 39 core hospitals, 60,000 employees and 3,000 employed physicians rely on — and trust — 3M Health Information Systems to tell the story of its patients. From the care received to the coding to the final payments, Carolinas’ innovative centralized coding operation puts a premium on documentation, consistency and accurate codes that tell the whole story.

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“Doc Fix” shifts physicians into value based payment, highlights the importance of ICD-10
With the SGR repealed and a new dual-mechanism bill, physicians take a step away from fee-for-service toward merit-based incentive model. Ann Chenoweth, senior director of industry relations for 3M Health Information Systems, writes for HIMSS Business Edge on the changes facing the health care industry.

Who said the road to EMR documentation compliance would be easy?
Barbara Aubry, 3M HIS regulatory analyst, discusses the challenges of ensuring compliant EHR documentation and the risks of "copy-paste" from her perspective as a nurse and former compliance auditor in this article published in WEDI's Health IT NewsWatch.

2015 Client Experience Summit Award Winners
The 2015 3M Health Information Systems Client Experience Summit culminated in the annual awards ceremony where outstanding clients were recognized for achievements in technology innovation, clinical documentation program execution, data analytics to improve patient care, quality coding and classification, and data management.

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CDI Makes Its Mark
A successful clinical documentation improvement program has far-reaching benefits. Cheryl Manchenton, 3M senior inpatient consultant and project manager, offers practical guidance on CDI success now that ICD-10 implementation is only five months away.

3M Introduces Advanced Physician Documentation Platform
To help healthcare systems improve the accuracy of patient data and address growing compliance concerns with electronic health record (EHR) documentation, 3M today introduced new physician workflow technology that transforms the documentation process for physicians. The new 3M 360 Encompass MD System utilizes computer-assisted physician documentation guidance, automated clinical documentation (CDI) queries, and a sophisticated "copy-paste" analysis tool.

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