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DECEMBER 30, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
By Steven Andrews   Small tweaks to the 2-midnight rule in the 201
DECEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q: We are doing some training on the 28/35 rule for Medicare. We know that (if it is medically ne
MARCH 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Get back to basics and pinpoint what risk analysis, assessment, and management tr
AUGUST 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 11, 2018
RESIDENCY
While the 2017 OPPS proposed rule includes a variety of tweaks and augmentations to existing regu
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS CoPs New final rule refines and redefines medical staff
AUGUST 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
CMS solidifies a fix to the COT OMRA policy in 2015 final rule
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  Excerpts from the final rule: What's changing?
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  Proposed payment rule PDPM: What SNFs need to know
JUNE 1, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
HIPAA: Top tips for getting what you need to know, without giving away what you sho
JANUARY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
JANUARY 14, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 4, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 11, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
What potential impact does the final rule on overpayments have on home health agencies? F
MARCH 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The 2-midnight rule may get a little tweak if the proposals in
AUGUST 4, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: If a patient has a 3 day qualifying stay and an order for a skilled nursing facili
MAY 2, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
By Steven Andrews   Most policies in the OPPS final rule are not e
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 20, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
The 2019 proposed PPS rule references this concern in several areas. CMS recognizes there are severa
SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
    The 2016 OPPS proposed rule released July 2 is deceptively short
AUGUST 19, 2015
JUSTCODING
JANUARY 26, 2018
RESIDENCY
The introduction of the Home Health Groupings Model (HHGM) into the proposed rule means preparing
JULY 31, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  What should you do about a tardy recertification assessment?
MAY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  What should your policy for coding compliance and ethics include?
JUNE 15, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
Homecare workers achieved a victory when the Department of Labor ruled they are entitled to overt
DECEMBER 28, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
By Steven Andrews Despite few recent code or rule changes in recent years, coders and H
JANUARY 15, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Implementation of NACHA operating rules for healthcare electronic funds transfers
APRIL 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 13, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 24, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 2, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 14, 2011
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, JUSTCODING
To be certain you are doing what the ZPIC wants, contact the ZPIC directly to verify. Below
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
CMS' 2015 IPPS proposed rule, released April 30, focuses on quality measures, such as hosp
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS’ 2014 final rule clarified its position that categories of non-physician practitioners
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Long-term care providers should have jumped on the Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAP
APRIL 7, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
Appropriate sharing of records for patients with substance abuse disorders should be easier under
MAY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Appropriate sharing of records for patients with substance abuse disorders should be easier under
JULY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 11, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 19, 2016
CASE MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
EHR implementation 2010 survey results: What you have
OCTOBER 1, 2010
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 8, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
APRIL 27, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Q: What are the new therapy reassessment requirements that CMS solidified in its
MAY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Crosswalk designed to help facilities stay on top of new rule Hospital safety professio
JUNE 29, 2017
SAFETY
The EPA published its final rule,
MAY 10, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  CMS recently announced a finalized rule allowing hospitals more flexibility meet
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
What should the (medication) review include? The language in the regula
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 29, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
More often these days, roles are being combined in many ways. Many institutions are also transit
MAY 11, 2018
RESIDENCY
The 126th State District Court in Austin, Texas, has ruled that Texas Medical Board (TMB) Rule 1
JULY 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Choosing the right format will depend on what information is lacking. Queries are not “one
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Physician education The long view: What to expect from a
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A proposed rule would expand access and use of claims data and analysis,
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Under the rule, an “overpayment” means any funds that a “person” has rece
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
After last year's OPPS proposed rule debacle, which included a later-than-usual release, d
JULY 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS offers five solutions to help address inadequate HIPAA Security Rule–requ
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q: What type of information can we email to patients? For example, is it permissible to email
JANUARY 27, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 26, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017 a
DECEMBER 5, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AA best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordin
JULY 2, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Best practice should identify clinical actions—assessment, teaching, procedures, coordinati
DECEMBER 4, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
SAFETY
MAY 2, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The release of the final rules for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACR
JANUARY 27, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Q: As part of an integrated access management program, what medical documen
JANUARY 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Waiting for the final rule? Here’s a checklist to prepare
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Can you please explain what specifically needs to be under the supervisions of licensed p
OCTOBER 2, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 15, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
APRIL 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
An Iowa Board of Medicine administrative rule banning abortion through a teleconferencing system
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 6, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Physician practices are working with a new set of rules when it comes to engaging patients online
MARCH 10, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 26, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
A new set of claims transaction rules has been approved by CAQH Committee on Operating Rules for
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 11, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 19, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
OCTOBER 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The FDA in December issued a final rule on the safety and effectiveness of active ingredients in
MAY 1, 2018
SAFETY
CMS finalized its proposals regarding the 2-midnight rule, including moving responsibility for ru
DECEMBER 9, 2015
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 4, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 27, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
A lot of people still have questions about the 2-midnight rule and may wonder if their chosen pra
OCTOBER 6, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JULY 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
“If we have a shared vision of what the health care system should look like … it cre
APRIL 28, 2017
RESIDENCY
MARCH 16, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 21, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
In case you haven’t heard, OSHA has been rather quietly avoiding implementing a rule that t
AUGUST 6, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
CMS should have addressed the 2-midnight rule, but didn’t in the fiscal year 2016 IPPS prop
JUNE 30, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Regulations What to look for in CMS' revised me
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
In the final 2018 outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) rule released by CMS, total knee a
MARCH 15, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
CMS' introduction of the 2-midnight rule in the
JULY 16, 2014
JUSTCODING
Two experts explain what new accreditation specialists need to know Editor&
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
When a hospice discovers a new ADR, staff should review the time frame for the ADR, assem
AUGUST 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 2, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 5, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
MAY 13, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
DECEMBER 20, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 13, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Combining Medicare Boot Camp®—Physician Services Version and Evaluation & Managemen
MAY 17, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Combining Medicare Boot Camp®—Physician Services Version and Evaluation & Managemen
JUNE 28, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MAY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Three changes happened recently for therapists that billers should know about: Medic
APRIL 11, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
We are having an issue with noncoverage for therapy. What are the rules for therapy servi
OCTOBER 2, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 28, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know Q&A
AUGUST 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Know what your providers can message each other In January, CMS decided to clear up th
MARCH 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Unique combination of solid regulatory guidance and practical solutions
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
MAY 9, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 5, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Clinicians should examine the labels of their patients’ soaps to see whether they contain a
APRIL 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 12, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenc
MARCH 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenced,
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 28, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING, CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 21, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  CMS' 2014 IPPS final rule redefined inpatient admissions when it implemented the
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 8, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
OCTOBER 28, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
by: Josh Poltilove Seeking to eliminate what it considers an unnecessary burden,
AUGUST 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 10, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
APRIL 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
What is big data? It's a way of saying there's a lot of information staring you and your o
MAY 12, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 28, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
JULY 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
AUGUST 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The 2016 OPPS proposed rule released July 2 is deceptively short, but packs a punch. CMS i
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 30, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JULY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
JANUARY 3, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
One Week until Medicare Compliance Forum-Here are the Top Reasons Why You Should Attend
OCTOBER 14, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
Codes for heart failure are located in ICD-10-CM category I50. Coders should note the list
OCTOBER 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The Certified Coder Boot Camp uses a combination of online lecture, interactive course work, and
APRIL 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Q: What is ACDIS’ stance on physicians cutting and pasting the entire radiology repo
JANUARY 8, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 2, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 4, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Managers should not assume that they can review every guideline, every item in Coding Clinic,
JANUARY 24, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released final rules October 6 with the inte
OCTOBER 20, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
In North America, two short soundings of a train whistle indicates what?  
AUGUST 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 22, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Although the rules for selecting QAPI data are flexible, CMS does require that programs document
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Providers should be aware of the revisions made to some of the language in the transfer/discharge
FEBRUARY 16, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
Q: How do you bill for a patient that is admitted after a 3 day hospital stay that
JULY 24, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 7, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released final rules October 6 with the inte
OCTOBER 12, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JULY 19, 2018
RESIDENCY
  Last Thursday, CMS issued a proposed rule that would update fiscal year (FY) 201
MAY 4, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
CMS' introduction of the 2-midnight rule in the 2014 IPPS final rule makes properly identi
JULY 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently filed a proposed rule to permit full practice au
JUNE 16, 2016
NURSING
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently filed a proposed rule to permit full practice a
JUNE 8, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
Q: What is the proper way to enter in orders for disciplines and treatments on t
JUNE 15, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
A nurse should be skilled in cutting toenails, but because of the increased risk of liability if
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 25, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Our expert answers your questions about CMS’ newly adopted rule and what you need to know
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
SAFETY
AUGUST 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 6, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
We want physicians to be very clear in their documentation about what’s wrong with the pati
MARCH 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 5, 2016
SAFETY
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 5, 2016
NURSING
APRIL 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
We recently talked a little about a new proposed rule that CMS published in the November 3
DECEMBER 1, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
What are some approaches patients may try to implement themselves to overcome swallowing
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Question Each hospital is required to have a formal process to evaluate whether a drug should
JUNE 23, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Therapists have spent far too long looking to external sources to define what skilled physical th
MAY 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 19, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
It appears many case managers still have a lot of questions when it comes to 2-midnight rule comp
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Although the final rule contained several notable changes to the proposed VBP pilot set to launch
DECEMBER 14, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
RESIDENCY
MARCH 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
  SNF final rule: Prepare for PDPM
SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
What kind of events count as "potentially avoidable"? What will and should be i
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 8, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
October 1, 2015, will be the new ICD-10 implementation date, according to the final rule,
AUGUST 6, 2014
JUSTCODING
MAY 17, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 8, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
APRIL 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q&A: What makes a quality EHR? Editor’s note: A 2016 study
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 29, 2014
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 11, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
There are many rules and regulations that the average safety officer must adhere to on a daily ba
MAY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
To accurately interpret and code physician documentation, the HIM department should employ
JUNE 4, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 17, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
What documentation is necessary for a medication review? The regulation
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 25, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
ICD-10 coding: What to expect On July 31, HHS issued a rule
OCTOBER 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 15, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: What should you do about a tardy recertification assessment? It’s the fifth day of
MAY 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
“Doctors should have some familiarity with the many disciplines that affect health. This i
JUNE 16, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  Q:  What are the rules regarding a qualifying hospital stay at a hos
DECEMBER 12, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 8, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 13, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 20, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 8, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 5, 2016
CASE MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
New physicians fresh out of residency may be unaware of what they need to ask for when considerin
OCTOBER 2, 2015
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The CDI department should have its own set of policies and procedures to govern its functions.
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 22, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The documentation surrounding your QAPI program should include:  
DECEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 7, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A new focus on preventing patient deaths results in high scrutiny. Here’s what to expect a
APRIL 6, 2017
SAFETY
APRIL 15, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
MARCH 18, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
APRIL 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 27, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 2, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 9, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 30, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 24, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 1, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 16, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
Q: The resident is on their Part A benefit and is scheduled for dialysis 3 day
JUNE 6, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
Q:  How do you bill for a patient that is admitted after a 3 day hospital stay
JUNE 27, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 9, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 2, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 20, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
NURSING, LIFE SCIENCES, LIFE SCIENCES, REVENUE CYCLE, REVENUE CYCLE
OCTOBER 13, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
JULY 15, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 18, 2014
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 7, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 17, 2017
SAFETY
Hand hygiene compliance and influenza vaccination are two patient safety practices that should be
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
NURSING
MARCH 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 26, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
MAY 25, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 28, 2016
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
JANUARY 1, 2016
SAFETY
Should facilities invest in hand hygiene monitoring technology as CMS and The Joint Commission c
JULY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 31, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Implement operating rules - Phase III ERA EFT: CORE 360 Uniform Use of Claim Adjustment
MARCH 25, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
MARCH 31, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 24, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  "I have asked, 'What’s wrong with me?' when I should have been asking
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
RESIDENCY
Staff should use contact precautions with a contact precaution kit. In general, wear protective b
OCTOBER 19, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 10, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
"What just happened?" This can be a hard question to answ
MAY 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
  Proposed rules, OIG reports, and bundling, oh my!
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Proposed Rule Q&A with Reginald Hislop III
OCTOBER 23, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Finalized rules for shared savings ACOs place greater emphasis on quality
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  New CMS rule contains changes to binding arbitration clauses
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  CMS updates Conditions of Participation in Final Rule
NOVEMBER 4, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  Advancing care coordination through episode payment models final rule
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  New tax rule could save SNFs thousands annually
APRIL 27, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  Providers worry that proposed rule could cut Medicaid revenue
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
The Joint Commission has issued clarifications on some subjects that should help hospitals unders
JULY 20, 2017
SAFETY
Caring for the obese patient requires many special considerations. A combination of physical and
JANUARY 4, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 19, 2016
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 28, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 24, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 24, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Q: What about goals, rehabilitation potential, and discharge plans? What are som
JUNE 15, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 28, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 16, 2016
RESIDENCY
  “When our patients ask what they can do to improve their health, in addition to suns
OCTOBER 26, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 6, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
ECRI: The rules on copying and pasting medical information In 2016, the
MAY 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 4, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 26, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JULY 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Using new combination codes for myelography with injection Q: A phys
MARCH 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 13, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 10, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 17, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday ruled that the North Carolina state dental board does not have t
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
  The HITECH Act, which included changes to the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules,
MARCH 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Agencies should review and update their employment and disciplinary policies now that the
MARCH 13, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 12, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 7, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 4, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The Joint Commission recently approved the 2016 accreditation and certification decision rules fo
OCTOBER 6, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
What do nurses want? What keeps nurses engaged? What can we do to decrease turnover?
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
NURSING
APRIL 10, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 4, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Or extend your hand? First up, as a general rule of thumb ... when CMS identifies an im
APRIL 13, 2017
SAFETY
AUGUST 15, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 4, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 16, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In 2011, The Joint Commission ruled that physicians and practitioners were forbidden from using t
MAY 3, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
For many, this is the time of year when the latest updated rules, regulations, and payment rates
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 21, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
CMS 2015 SNF PPS final rule to increase payments to skilled nursing facilities
OCTOBER 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
Agencies that have never used a translation service before should investigate their options right
DECEMBER 1, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 31, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Copyright statement
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
JULY 30, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know
JULY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
The latest rules proposed this spring for the electronic health records (EHR) incentive programs
MAY 19, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Providers should look at their existing procedure charges and make sure they have built so
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In regards to continuation and duration of services, any suggestions for what the doctor
JULY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
JUNE 16, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 4, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Experts say you should start practicing now on the local level A new standard under dev
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 27, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 20, 2017
NURSING
MARCH 6, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released its final rule on Medicaid.  
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
SAFETY
The FDA in December issued a final rule on the safety and effectiveness of active ingredients in
MARCH 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
NURSING
APRIL 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The 2016 OPPS proposed rule is likely to continue CMS' trend of expanded packaging and fea
JUNE 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 4, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
What is the first step you should take to determine how you should communicate with a deaf or har
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Hospitals should focus their infection control and prevention activities on the areas that
APRIL 1, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 21, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
After physician leaders have collected and assessed physician competence information, what shoul
JUNE 20, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 21, 2015
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 2, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 23, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: I have a follow-up question Should-we
JANUARY 8, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
 Some example of areas that an agency’s personnel policies should address are:
SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Healthcare professionals have varied views about what the term cultural diversity means and the a
AUGUST 31, 2017
NURSING
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 15, 2014
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Clarify the date-of-service rules you follow for reporting common services and you’ll overc
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 5, 2015
SAFETY
AUGUST 28, 2015
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 21, 2015
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 23, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
You ask: Once our agency makes enough improvements to move on to a different PIP, what advice do
MARCH 22, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: What day should a new admit to a SNF begin the skilled therapy that is ordered by physi
MARCH 14, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
What additional steps, besides the use of two patient identifiers, are required when preparing to
MAY 6, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  “Usability should be the driving quality of all health IT. Unless health I
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 11, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 27, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
A: As part of a monthly or quarterly quality assurance review, agencies should closely monitor co
JUNE 16, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 27, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  CMS pushes SNFs toward payment reform in FY 2016 PPS final rule
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Proposed Rule Q&A with Reginald Hislop III, Managing Partner and CEO of H2 Healthcare, LLC
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule this week that would
APRIL 21, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
  SNF PPS final rule for 2017 brings increased rate but new challenges
OCTOBER 7, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  CMS Issues Proposed Rule to Increase Patients' Health Insurance Choices for 2018
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  RCS-1 CMS case-mix pre-rule: Get ready for big changes
JUNE 2, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  MedPAC comments on CMS’s proposed rule on Medicare Part C and Part D
JANUARY 5, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  SNF PPS final rule published, new payment model to begin October 1, 2019
AUGUST 3, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  10 things you need to know about CMS? final SNF PPS rule, and PDPM
AUGUST 31, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  CMS publishes corrections to RUG-IV federal per diem rates & MDS item in SNF PPS final rule
OCTOBER 5, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  Trump administration's proposed rule aims to penalize legal immigrants for using Medicaid
OCTOBER 12, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
Job descriptions that do not reflect the reality of what staff members actually do or are expecte
DECEMBER 1, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 30, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
October 1, 2015, will be the new ICD-10 implementation date, according to the final rule, Adminis
AUGUST 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
What can the physician write for duration of care with patients who open and close with l
JULY 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Final PPS rule: OASIS   by Kirsten Dize Many items will be el
DECEMBER 18, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 9, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 15, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 5, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 6, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
CMS is considering waiving the three-day hospital stay rule, required before a patient can be re
JANUARY 29, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 10, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
On November 16, CMS released a final rule that bundles acute care payments for knee and hip repla
DECEMBER 8, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
MAY 23, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 15, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Keeping tabs on your department’s performance should be a high priority for case managers.
MARCH 10, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
With HHS' recent release of its final rule,
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Due to a proposed change to the two-midnight rule, CMS has further delayed enforcement o
AUGUST 14, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 4, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 1, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
In patient safety, when hospital accreditors take an interest in something, you should as well.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
As part of a monthly or quarterly quality assurance review, agencies should closely monitor compl
JULY 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 26, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 4, 2017
NURSING
OCTOBER 24, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The administrator, clinical manager, and any other key personnel should begin reviewing the State
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 17, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
You should consider the following:   Develop tracking mechanisms
JUNE 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 30, 2014
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 15, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 15, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OASIS influence should extend beyond completion of the actual tool. It includes many important pi
OCTOBER 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 1, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 24, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 6, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 28, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 3, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 28, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 2, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 27, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 11, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 11, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Lymphedema therapy is an extensive treatment involving a combination of manual decongestive thera
JULY 2, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 6, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Together as the H3.Group, our powerful brands combine three pillars of thought leadership, exper
MARCH 10, 2017
RESIDENCY
Together as the H3.Group, our powerful brands combine three pillars of thought
MARCH 9, 2017
NURSING
Together as the H3.Group, our powerful brands combine three pillars of thought leadership, expert
APRIL 4, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 7, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Nurses not only need to know what to do, but the importance and order in which things should be d
SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Pressure ulcers got some attention in the PPS final rule, specifically related to payment for neg
DECEMBER 29, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 22, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
MAY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
What do you see outside your window? If you’re in many parts of the U.S., you might see a b
JANUARY 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 17, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 2, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Scott Mace for HealthLeaders Media What are we to make of CMS Acting Admi
JANUARY 26, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 5, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 13, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 16, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 15, 2015
NURSING
In 1901, Connecticut became the first state to institute what car-related law? a. Driver
OCTOBER 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
DECEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Accountability is a word we often hear in discussions about leadership. But what does accountabil
APRIL 12, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 4, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
APRIL 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
On May 23, 2014, there was a new federal rule issued that requires physicians, including p
MAY 8, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 29, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 5, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 20, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
JULY 16, 2015
SAFETY
CMS finalized proposed changes to the 2-midnight rule in its 2016 OPPS final rule.
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
While CMS’ new payment rule bundling hip and knee replacement surgeries may have sparked so
DECEMBER 15, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
The Department of Labor (DOL) recently decided to appeal a ruling that effectively ended changes
DECEMBER 22, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 30, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
AUGUST 19, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
AUGUST 26, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
MARCH 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
What are the various questions you should ask when assessing a patient to determine which
MARCH 18, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 6, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The perennial debate about whether weapons should be allowed in the ED as a way for clinical staf
OCTOBER 15, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 17, 2016
RESIDENCY
Q: What are the basic requirements of shared governance systems?
APRIL 13, 2017
NURSING
MARCH 22, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Implementing a mandatory flu shot policy: What every employer should know
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 6, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
To motivate staff for any necessary change, start with orientation. All staff should know what th
JULY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 22, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Q: I have a patient diagnosed with what’s d scribed as a “major neurocognitiv
MARCH 17, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 24, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 7, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 16, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 30, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
While organizations should focus on performing regular risk assessments and analyses, there are a
JANUARY 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Q: The company I work for has long debated what to do about medical records that are sent
OCTOBER 6, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Q: The company I work for has long debated what to do about medical records that are sent
OCTOBER 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 14, 2016
RESIDENCY
MARCH 31, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 21, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  RCS-1: What?s changing and how will you be affected? Part 2
JANUARY 5, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
Many American families, as their parents begin to age, debate what type of facility is best for t
MAY 18, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 13, 2014
RESIDENCY
Q: What types of records are covered entities permitted to share through a health informatio
JULY 14, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Q: If IV fluid such as sodium chloride is given in the ED, should the revenue code be 250 (p
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
by Amy Czahor, RHIT, CCS, CDIP   Organizations should be ab
APRIL 21, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 24, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 2, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 23, 2014
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
It's December. And that means gift-giving. What should you want for presents this
DECEMBER 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Any discussion of therapy goals raises questions about the model that should be used. There is de
MARCH 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  QAPI: What is the billing department's role?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  HIPAA, what can you share?
JANUARY 13, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  What is the EHR Incentive Program?
JUNE 28, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  What are you doing in August?
JUNE 8, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  Medicare is the secondary payer: Now what?
JULY 6, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  What are the experts saying about PDPM?
AUGUST 3, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
JULY 27, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Providers anticipated an update to the 2-midnight rule in the 2016 IPPS final rule release
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 17, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 8, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 6, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 7, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Proposed payment rule Editor’s note: CMS released a proposed new paymen
JUNE 1, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 29, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Experts say you should have a plan in place and practice it. Consider this your guide for traini
JANUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 30, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 26, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS’ 2014 IPPS Final Rule redefined the criteria for inpatient admission when it implemente
JUNE 2, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 8, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Q: When was the final rule issued that therapy goals must be delineated as
APRIL 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
This course explains the HIPAA privacy and security rules that are relevant to business associa
JUNE 22, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
On November 16, CMS issued the final rule for bundled payment demonstration (lower extremity) ef
DECEMBER 4, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that information collected under the Health Care Professional C
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 31, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
NURSING
JUNE 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
OCTOBER 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
OCTOBER 13, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Complicated rules surround hazardous waste disposal and healthcare facilities want to reduce volu
OCTOBER 15, 2015
SAFETY
AUGUST 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
JANUARY 12, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 10, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 14, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 21, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 5, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
RESIDENCY
JULY 30, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 21, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
MARCH 31, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
MARCH 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
MARCH 18, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 5, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 20, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Together as the H3.Group, our powerful brands combine three pillars of thought leadership, exper
MARCH 9, 2017
SAFETY
APRIL 21, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 10, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
A proposed rule (CMS-5524-P) released by CMS on August 15, 2017 would make the Comprehensive Care
AUGUST 21, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 15, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 20, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 26, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 6, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 25, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 10, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  Should gait be included in the occupational therapy assessment?
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  SNF Readmission Measure: Top 10 Things You Should Know
JULY 22, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  Should traditional Medicare cover chronic care?
MAY 11, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 16, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
There are a number of things an aide should be observing and reporting for a patient who has canc
JANUARY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 3, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Contact times and instructions can vary widely depending on what you buy and what you’re l
JULY 27, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  Transitions of care: What’s your policy?
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
RESIDENCY
$2.3 billion. That’s what the HHS Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and the Department
APRIL 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 1, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
A recent survey found that most Massachusetts residents think patients should have end-of-life (E
MAY 16, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 16, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 23, 2018
RESIDENCY
MAY 1, 2019
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 8, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 19, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 15, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The CMS last week issued a rule designed to save $660 million annually and $3.2 billion over five
MAY 13, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A provision in CMS’ new rule to modify or eliminate unnecessary regulations will ease requ
MAY 9, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
CMS yesterday announced a proposed rule on the adoption of the 2012 editions of the Life Safet
APRIL 15, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 3, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
According to the Federal Register, CMS is proposing a rule that would update the payment rates us
APRIL 24, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 16, 2014
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 7, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 17, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The goal with nurse training has not changed much over the years: nurse should be taught how to
MARCH 17, 2016
NURSING
MAY 19, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 4, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 20, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 27, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT