David McCann has twenty years of healthcare consulting experience and specializes in provider reimbursement and compliance services. His areas of expertise include analyzing coded data and physician documentation to determine their impact on reimbursement and compliance. He has extensive experience implementing clinical documentation improvement programs, as well as training clients and assisting them in improving their documentation and coded data.
Mr. McCann has worked with physicians and healthcare facilities to create programs that are both clinically relevant and compliant. He is a Certified Coding Specialist and frequently provides coder training to improve data quality and positively impact case mix index. He also has extensive experience with facility reimbursement and documentation analysis.
Mr. McCann has provided educational services for coders and physicians concerning coding guidelines and documentation. In addition to working with facilities and physicians, he frequently performs speaking engagements. His past topics include:
- Coding for Compliance
- ICD 9 CM Code Updates
- CPT Code Updates
- Coding for Interventional Radiology
- Advanced ICD 9 CM Coding
- Advanced Current Procedural Terminology Coding
- Severity Diagnosis-Related Groupings
Mr. McCann often is the primary on-site client contact, and he has worked with clients to provide timely and relevant feedback regarding coding practices. He has also developed training tools and materials for improved coding and clinical documentation improvement programs.
Mr. McCann is a graduate of Cabot Marsh’s internal coder training program.
Navigant Consulting, Inc.
2006 - 2011
Vice president of Education
2000 - 2006
BRG experts assisted in the implementation of order sets and clinical documentation protocols for a client's new electronic medical records' applications.
News & Insights
Seminars & Speaking Engagements
- May 24, 2016
- March 31, 2016
News & Commentary
- Medical EconomicsMay 25, 2016
- HealthPayerIntelligenceFebruary 25, 2016
- RevCycle IntelligenceNovember 3, 2015
- Healthcare DiveSeptember 30, 2015
- Press releaseFebruary 24, 2011
American Health Information Management Association
Lehigh Valley Health Information Management Association
Certified Coding Specialist