Are your coders collecting consistent and accurate data on the DAD abstract as per CIHI abstracting guidelines?
The primary objective of this self-learning workbook (PDF format) is to ensure the accuracy of data collection in the DAD database.
This workbook is derived from the Promoting Excellence in DAD Abstracting Workshop, delivered across the country from September to December 2005. The "Million $$ Questions" module contained commonly asked questions from our clients. The Excellence in DAD Abstracting for Fiscal 2006-2007 booklet builds upon the questions and answers in the previous workshop. The answers have been updated and many new questions added. This is an excellent resource book for your coders.
This workbook is designed for Health Information Management Professionals who have previous knowledge of the DAD abstract and want to learn how to improve data quality in their DAD submissions to CIHI.
Health Information Management Professionals who are responsible for submitting data to the DAD database and for maintaining data quality.
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