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Local Chapter Events: June meetings and save-the-dates

CDI Strategies, June 6, 2013

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Following are upcoming local chapter meetings of ACDIS.

Philadelphia/NJ: The next Philadelphia/New Jersey ACDIS Chapter meeting takes place Thursday, June 6, from 8:30-10 a.m., at Albert Einstein Medical Center, in Philadelphia. For information, contact Deborah Dallen, at DallenD@einstein.edu.
 
Georgia: Meets Friday, June 7, at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville. For information, contact chapter president Maria Mann at mmann@gwinnettmedicalcenter.org.
 
Florida: Meets Saturday, June 8, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach. The agenda includes:
  • “Physician Champion Mission: Document severity”
  • “MCCs in the ICU: Clinical indicators for shock”
  • “Acute Respiratory Failure and Gram Negative Pneumonia”
  • “The Importance of CDI Specialist and Coder Collaboration”
For information, contact Jamie.Dugan@bmcjax.com.
 
N. Illinois: Meets Friday, June 14, 12:30-3:30 p.m., at Central DuPage Hospital Campus of Cadence Health in Winfield. Agenda includes:
  • Registration, networking, and lunch
  • Anne Lindstrom, RN, APN, FNP-BC: “Stroke Care through the Continuum”
  • Open Forum: 2013 ACDIS National Conference Recap
  • Door prize raffle
  • Wrap up
Plan ahead: The next N. Illinois meeting takes place on Friday, July 12, at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington. For information, contact Colleen Stukenberg at CStukenberg@fhn.org.
 
Connecticut: Meets Thursday, June 13, 1:30-3 p.m., at the Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Bradley Memorial Campus in Southington. For information, email Mary Ann Shanley at mshanley24@yahoo.com.
 
Save the date
 
Virginia: Meets Saturday, Sept. 21, at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg. For information, contact Lisa Romanello at Angelisa.Romanello@hcahealthcare.com.
 
Oregon: Meets Friday, Oct. 11, at St. Charles Health System in Bend. For information, contact Eileen Pracz, at pracze@ohsu.edu.



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