RICHARD D. PINSON, MD, FACP, CCS
Dr. Richard Pinson is a leading expert in both the technical and clinical requirements of effective healthcare coding and compliance, and has consulted with scores of organizations to improve the effectiveness of clinical documentation integrity (CDI) programs. He is an accomplished and trusted physician educator, having conducted hundreds of physician lectures and training sessions throughout the course of his 15+ years as a physician consultant and advisor to academic medical centers, health systems and community hospitals.
Dr. Pinson is highly sought out by his peers for his knowledge and advice as a guest faculty lecturer at conferences, having been a guest lecturer in over 25 conferences in the last decade. In addition to his accomplished record as a healthcare educator and physician advisor for his clients, he, together with Cynthia Tang, RHIA, CCS, has published some of the most respected, effective coding and education guides and tools in the industry, such as the best-selling CDI Pocket Guide© (13 annual editions 2008-2020).