Sandra Routhier (Sandy) is an HIM, Coding, and CDI professional with 35 years of experience with a strong emphasis on inpatient coding and reimbursement, medical record documentation requirements, HIM operations, electronic records, regulatory and accreditation requirements.
Sandy worked in acute care hospitals for the first 25 years of her career in a variety of roles including inpatient coding and CDI specialist, HIM director, revenue cycle director and information systems director.
Sandy currently is the Senior Vice President of DRG Validation (DRG-V) Auditing Services at Cloudmed. DRG-V provides a unique full-coverage software and auditing solution to assure the accuracy of coding and documentation on inpatient cases. Sandy plays a key role in the development and maintenance of the rule’s engine and auditing process for DRG-V.