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This is an excerpt from fall-prev
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
NURSING
This helpful tool from fall-preventio
DECEMBER 22, 2017
NURSING
Preventing Falls Preventing Falls
JANUARY 1, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 21, 2017
NURSING
JANUARY 19, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
By Jennifer Thew, RN Falls are a significant problem for adults age 65 and older. Accordi
OCTOBER 4, 2018
NURSING
Risk Reduction Strategies Editor's Note:
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  Fall prevention
APRIL 1, 2012
LONG-TERM CARE
Sentinel Event Alert aimed at preventing falls Editor's note:
APRIL 28, 2016
NURSING
Patient falls are a fixture in The Joint Commission’s list of top 10 sentinel events; in f
DECEMBER 21, 2017
NURSING
J1800 (Any falls since start of care (SOC)/resumption of care (ROC)) is a gateway item that asks whe
JUNE 11, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Brigham and Women's 'Fall TIPS' tool offers tailored approach to falls prevention The g
JUNE 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Every time patients are misidentified, they are put at risk. Sometimes the harm is minor: an unn
JULY 11, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Every time patients are misidentified, they are put at risk. Sometimes the harm is minor: an unne
AUGUST 2, 2018
NURSING
Early research suggests promise in a fledgling government program that aims to reduce fall
JUNE 15, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
1. It is the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contr
OCTOBER 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The Joint Commission (TJC) this week announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Pati
DECEMBER 13, 2018
SAFETY
The Joint Commission (TJC) this week announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Patie
DECEMBER 11, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
This free tool will provide your staff with guidelines to evaluate patients and assess their risk
APRIL 26, 2018
NURSING
It’s the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contribute to a fall
OCTOBER 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 27, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
After a long period of anticipation, it looks as though CMS will incorporate ligature risk recomm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Patient falls are a fixture in The Joint Commission’s list of top 10 sentinel events; in f
APRIL 5, 2018
NURSING
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 13, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
For the last decade, patient falls have been a consistent source of frustration for healthcare pr
DECEMBER 9, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The Joint Commission (TJC) announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Patient Safety
MARCH 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  These 7 readmission risks could prevent you from receiving SNF VBP incentive payments
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Expect CMS surveyors to be referring to recommendations set out by The Joint Commission last fall
AUGUST 7, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 13, 2018
NURSING
OCTOBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 13, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Hospitals are continually working to reduce the risk of patient suicide in their facilities, but
OCTOBER 26, 2017
NURSING
Disease Management and Injury Prevention
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 9, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Just when you thought you had your suicide prevention safeguards in place, things are about to ch
MARCH 1, 2018
SAFETY
CMS and Joint Commission are cracking down on potential ligature and self-harm risks A
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
One year ago the patient fall rate at New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) in Wilmington,
AUGUST 20, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 10, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2019
Hospitals have 60 days to fix ligature risks In December, CMS unveiled a new definition
APRIL 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 27, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Thorough risk assessments and clear plans to mitigate danger to patients will be critical to sati
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
SAFETY
JULY 14, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 21, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 2, 2019
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 21, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Be able to show a thorough risk assessment along with a plan for intervention if surveyors questi
MAY 1, 2018
SAFETY
AUGUST 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The California state legislature is debating a bill calling for violence prevention plans
APRIL 22, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring attent
DECEMBER 1, 2017
SAFETY
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring attent
DECEMBER 1, 2017
SAFETY
National Suicide Prevention Week is September 10-16, bringing awareness to the 10th leading cause
SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  A broken wrist due to a fall out of a grocery cart in a boarding school driveway
MARCH 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
JULY 28, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
More than 500 healthcare practices are taking part in a CMS pilot program aimed at preventing hea
JULY 26, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
  To fully understand where your organization's risks lie, you not only need to ha
AUGUST 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 13, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The use of restraints to prevent patients from hurting themselves or disrupting medical equipment
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
NURSING
Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
Password sharing is rampant among residents but it can put protected patient information at risk
JANUARY 19, 2018
RESIDENCY
APRIL 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that despite making some progress in redu
MARCH 31, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that despite making some progress in reduc
MARCH 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JUNE 29, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 2, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A new scoring system can help organizations spot patients at high risk for respiratory problems a
AUGUST 25, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
MARCH 30, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring atten
JANUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 15, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
JULY 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
With the Government Accountability Office’s designation of Medicare as a high-risk program
APRIL 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 21, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 25, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 31, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
On the heels of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
MARCH 14, 2019
SAFETY
On the heels of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
MARCH 12, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 21, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 6, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
MARCH 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
CDC reports falls leading cause of injury and death in older Americans
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 11, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 4, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 29, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
How to prevent The Joint Commission’s top Life Safety findings Tak
JANUARY 5, 2017
SAFETY
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) sounded the alarm this week after it found
APRIL 5, 2018
SAFETY
MAY 14, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Nearly one in five Medicare patients fall prey to medically related injuries unrelated to their u
MAY 30, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 6, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JULY 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 29, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 12, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 1, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
SAFETY
AUGUST 18, 2016
NURSING
MAY 26, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Many healthcare workers already understand that getting a flu shot every fall helps protect not o
JULY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 12, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Elder abuse prevention Elder abuse prevention
DECEMBER 1, 2010
LONG-TERM CARE
A new risk model provides a simple and inexpensive way to determine whether acute myocardial infa
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 23, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Medical students in Massachusetts will be trained on the prevention and management of prescriptio
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
New technologies can help prevent newborns with systems that hospitals may already have in place
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
JUNE 17, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
NURSING
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Hospitals should focus their infection control and prevention activities on the areas that
APRIL 1, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Preventing the theft of controlled substances at hospitals continues to be an tremendous issue
MARCH 24, 2016
NURSING
Preventing the theft of controlled substances at hospitals continues to be an tremendous issue e
APRIL 12, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A new set of tools was released last week to help protect patients from safety risks caused by he
APRIL 12, 2018
NURSING
Just when you thought you had your suicide prevention safeguards in place, things are about to ch
APRIL 1, 2018
SAFETY
  Preventing rehospitalizations
OCTOBER 1, 2012
LONG-TERM CARE
A new focus on preventing patient deaths results in high scrutiny. Here’s what to expect a
APRIL 6, 2017
SAFETY
MAY 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 29, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
After a surgeon’s fall, one hospital in Georgia learned how expensive unsafe furniture can
APRIL 6, 2017
SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The greatest risk of patients acquiring a C. diff infection didn’t come, surprisingly, when
JULY 12, 2018
SAFETY
by Josh Poltilove Have clinicians fill out M1910 (Fall risk assessment) prior to a
MAY 26, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 27, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
In response to the high risk of depression among physicians in training and the elevated r
APRIL 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
MAY 5, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 16, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 26, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Remember to provide fall-protection training to any worker at your facility that may be exposed
JUNE 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Remember to provide fall-protection training to any worker at your facility that may be exposed
JULY 1, 2018
SAFETY
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program R
JANUARY 13, 2017
RESIDENCY
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
MARCH 31, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
MARCH 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
The responsibility of educating patients and their families often falls to nurses, from explainin
JANUARY 12, 2017
NURSING
JANUARY 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 22, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 11, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 15, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 6, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 28, 2015
SAFETY
JANUARY 19, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 16, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Remember to provide fall-protection training to any worker at your facility that may be exposed t
MAY 1, 2018
SAFETY
Natio
OCTOBER 17, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
By Jennifer Thew, RN Suicide prevention awareness month is the time for nurse lea
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
NURSING
OCTOBER 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Comments on the IMPACT Act Cross-Setting Quality Measure: Falls with Major Injury are due October
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  ROM and contracture ­prevention and recognition
AUGUST 1, 2011
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
JUNE 16, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Suicide prevention and ligature risk was a major topic at The Joint Commission (TJC)’s 2019
DECEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  A joint study conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and Pre
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 23, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 29, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 3, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MAY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 25, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 25, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
by Josh Poltilove Aides can be an integral part of preventing hospitalizations,
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 17, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  In 2009, Main Line Health evaluated its safety culture and identified preventable
APRIL 28, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 26, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 19, 2017
SAFETY
There’s been a lot of talk lately about ligature and suicide prevention in hospitals, espec
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
SAFETY
There’s been a lot of talk lately about ligature and suicide prevention in hospitals, espec
JANUARY 1, 2019
SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  Reducing the risk of work-related injuries
JUNE 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
  Modern Healthcare Risk Management
OCTOBER 9, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
MAY 19, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Three of the top health systems in the country are setting standards that will prevent hospitals
MAY 27, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 20, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 22, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Some words of advice about conducting risk assessments at your facility Editor&rsqu
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
SAFETY
DECEMBER 28, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 26, 2018
NURSING
AUGUST 2, 2018
NURSING
APRIL 5, 2019
RESIDENCY
How much of a role can emergency departments (ED) play in preventing suicide attempts? The world&
MAY 2, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 12, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 6, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
After missing a proposed fall start date, CMS has announced last week that its Medicare Part B dr
DECEMBER 27, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
MAY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 27, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 12, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
In a recent preventioncontrol/putt
APRIL 11, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
In case hospitals weren’t devoting enough attention to preventing central line–associ
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 6, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Surveyors still feel that more can be done to prevent Legionella and waterborne pathogens
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
This past summer, a spotlight was shone on the risks posed by Legionella. The bacterium
JANUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
  More oversight is required to prevent fraud and abuse of Medicare
MARCH 4, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  Improvements in preventable hospitalizations and promising trends for nursing home quality
MAY 19, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  Claims for Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program services being denied
JULY 6, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
SAFETY
AUGUST 28, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 12, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Revisions outline a more straightforward approach to mitigate patient safety risks
JANUARY 13, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 7, 2017
NURSING
Stroke rates and death from strokes are falling, according to a study in the Journal of th
JULY 17, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
How would we code a trip and fall over a cat in ICD-10? You wou
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  Reducing the risk of litigation and negative survey outcomes by creating realistic expectatio
DECEMBER 11, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Medicare billing: A common compliance risk area
APRIL 15, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  SNFs: Strategies to mitigate readmission and rehospitalization risk
MAY 20, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
  Reduce your audit risk: How to analyze the UB-04
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  Counting patient steps predicts readmissions risk
DECEMBER 14, 2017
NURSING
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 28, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 1, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Q: How big of a problem is patient violence from high-risk patients?
APRIL 21, 2016
NURSING
Q: How big of a problem is patient violence from high-risk patients?
APRIL 14, 2016
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
 A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk a
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
SAFETY
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
SAFETY
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
OCTOBER 31, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
A new Los Angeles Times report alleges that device maker Olympus Corp. knew about the risk of inf
DECEMBER 30, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 26, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 2, 2019
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 16, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
In an effort to better inform the American public about the risks related to heart failure, the A
OCTOBER 27, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 5, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 8, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Effectively treating any infection requires a certain measure of early identification and rapid r
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 6, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 2, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 14, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 15, 2017
SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 12, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 7, 2005
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
  Note from the instructor: More good news regarding expanded preventive services
MARCH 8, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Schedule staff drills and update emergency carts to prevent RFIs Malignant hyperthermia
OCTOBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) h
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
How to prevent maternal mortality More women are dying during
OCTOBER 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
“I’ve found that burnout is incredibly easy to fall into because you don’t know
JUNE 5, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Despite the risk that bloodborne diseases represent, a new study published in
JANUARY 26, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 8, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 30, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 20, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 31, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 16, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
  SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know Q&A
JULY 31, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Compliance and the UB-04: How to identify risk areas and analyze provider information
AUGUST 21, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 7, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 1, 2014
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By A.J. Plunkett Review and update your all-hazards risk assessme
MARCH 7, 2019
SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 14, 2011
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A new CMS memo creates a definition of a ligature risk, a time frame for correcting them, and int
DECEMBER 19, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Using claims data, the Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) developed the preventable
MARCH 8, 2016
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FEBRUARY 1, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
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MARCH 1, 2019
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APRIL 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A window washer was critically injured August 5 after falling six stories at Chicago's Northweste
AUGUST 6, 2015
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 29, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Privacy Policy synopsis.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not i
JULY 10, 2015
RESIDENCY
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not
JULY 9, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 1, 2019
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JANUARY 1, 2019
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 1, 2017
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MARCH 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 15, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
In November, The Joint Commission and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) joined
JANUARY 13, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 7, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The Joint Commission and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working on
AUGUST 23, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Oral nutritional supplements may be key to preventing disease-related malnutrition, particularly
JANUARY 15, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
Get back to basics and pinpoint what risk analysis, assessment, and management tr
AUGUST 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Every year, it bears repeating: Fires happen, and you can prevent that. Yet they keep hap
DECEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Every year, it bears repeating: Fires happen, and you can prevent that. Yet they keep hap
JANUARY 1, 2019
SAFETY
JULY 1, 2018
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DECEMBER 29, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 20, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 28, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 1, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JANUARY 9, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 7, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 14, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 26, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 4, 2019
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 4, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 8, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 12, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 1, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 16, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Unintended retention of foreign objects, patient falls, and suicide were the top three sentinel e
APRIL 21, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
With the exception of states in the Northeast and upper Midwest, states are falling below the rec
JANUARY 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 28, 2016
SAFETY
AUGUST 25, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 22, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Risk adjustment is central to pay for performance, whereby high-quality cost effective care can b
OCTOBER 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
DECEMBER 17, 2015
SAFETY
MAY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 7, 2017
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
MAY 27, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
prevention-six-steps-to-improving-patient-safe
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 5, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
  There are instances when a patient comes in for routine preventive office visits
AUGUST 11, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 28, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 15, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 6, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 5, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The new memo creates a definition of a ligature risk, a time frame for correcting them, interim g
DECEMBER 14, 2017
SAFETY
JANUARY 12, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
After several months of debate, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finally publ
MARCH 22, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 21, 2017
NURSING
JANUARY 25, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 7, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 25, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 4, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 25, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 23, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 20, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 9, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JUNE 15, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 28, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Simple handwashing is the best known way to prevent hospital infections, but according to a
JUNE 15, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Looking for new strategies to help prevent readmissions related to chronic obstructive pulmonary
OCTOBER 27, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
We're trying to get a potential Suicide Prevention in Hospitals book approved and need your help.
APRIL 24, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
MARCH 10, 2016
NURSING
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Looking to spot risks factors for mental illness or suicide? A new report shows that these proble
JULY 28, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 2, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A discussion about fire attention and prevention October was Fire
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 7, 2016
NURSING
OCTOBER 25, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
NURSING
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 1, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program
JANUARY 13, 2017
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 1, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 24, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 2, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A Leapfrog Group report found that hospitals need to improve high-risk surgery patient outcomes.
MARCH 17, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The idea behind hand hygiene compliance efforts is to reduce the risk of infection in healthcare
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A former employee at a Colorado hospital may have put thousands of patients at risk of disease af
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
SAFETY
MARCH 2, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
NURSING
“All residents appear to be at risk for sleep impairment and its effects on performance, an
JUNE 8, 2018
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
NURSING
APRIL 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Earlier this week, I received a question regarding the need to do a risk assessment that would al
OCTOBER 13, 2016
SAFETY
Wishing you could weigh in on The Joint Commission’s expectations about suicide risk? You h
MARCH 29, 2018
NURSING
Wishing you could weigh in on The Joint Commission’s expectations about suicide risk? You h
MARCH 27, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 31, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 1, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 5, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
Fall 2014 osteopathic medical college enrollment increased by 5.2% over 2013, according to data
OCTOBER 31, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
With three new medical degree programs starting up in Texas by the fall of 2018, there is a growi
JULY 17, 2015
RESIDENCY
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
NURSING
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
NURSING
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 6, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 4, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
AUGUST 10, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 28, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 12, 2017
SAFETY
APRIL 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The White House on Friday announced long-term plans to combat and prevent antibiotic-resistant ba
MARCH 31, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 24, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
AUGUST 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 25, 2013
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
Work in teams when possible Call for support to prevent unsafe transfers
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
JUNE 16, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
Looking for a better way to gauge readmission risk? University of Texas (UT) researchers say they
JUNE 9, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 4, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 13, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 7, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 28, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JULY 31, 2016
NURSING
JANUARY 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
This March, a team of experts working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 13, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 30, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 29, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
JULY 18, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A critical question in medicine will come before the U.S. Supreme Court this fall: How much powe
JULY 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 21, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 11, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 14, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Healthcare information technology systems are falling short when it comes to supporting physician
JULY 28, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 5, 2016
RESIDENCY
APRIL 21, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program
APRIL 5, 2018
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know
JULY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Hospitals face many challenges in regard to active shooter risk such as providing care to victim
JANUARY 5, 2017
SAFETY
Human resources professionals can play a vital role in preventing workplace violence in ho
JUNE 12, 2014
SAFETY
  Tips to prevent physician burnout Physicians experiencing
JULY 24, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
A recently released study finds that hospitals aren’t doing all they can to prevent deadly
MAY 5, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 28, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 15, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Controversy flared this fall in Salt Lake City after police body camera footage of the July 26 a
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 20, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 9, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 11, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 6, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 29, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Facility accused of failing to address workplace violence risks it had promised to remedy
AUGUST 17, 2017
SAFETY
MAY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 6, 2019
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 1, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 17, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
It is commonly accepted that residents and fellows are at risk for burnout. To help prevent it, t
MARCH 15, 2019
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 16, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Risk: The record does not contain a legible signature with credential
DECEMBER 29, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
It's time for your organization to begin its risk assessment—do you know where your PHI is?
JUNE 2, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Feds had challenged medical center's workplace violence prevention program
JUNE 15, 2017
SAFETY
JANUARY 25, 2018
NURSING
MARCH 5, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 12, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Safe storage, handling, injection, and infusion of vaccines can prevent infections, but those pr
JULY 19, 2018
NURSING
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 14, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 31, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 17, 2015
RESIDENCY
JULY 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 8, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
Specifications for the proposed Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 30-Day Potentially Preventable Re
MAY 20, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 6, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA) is taking steps to help prevent opioid abuse.
MARCH 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Nearly half of U.S. hospitals aren’t taking key steps to prevent a kind of gut infection th
MAY 7, 2015
SAFETY
JUNE 16, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The ACGME, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), and the Mayo Clinic recently introd
DECEMBER 2, 2016
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 1, 2016
SAFETY
JULY 19, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 13, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 22, 2019
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 14, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
NURSING
MARCH 9, 2017
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 7, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 9, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Due to possible health risks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed a ban
MARCH 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 6, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 13, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 12, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
RESIDENCY
JUNE 24, 2016
RESIDENCY
JUNE 23, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 13, 2017
RESIDENCY
MAY 1, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
“When you are unfamiliar with a topic being discussed on rounds, take the risk and ask abou
APRIL 20, 2018
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 31, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 19, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 11, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
While organizations should focus on performing regular risk assessments and analyses, there are a
JANUARY 19, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 11, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
OCTOBER 17, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
NURSING
Q: Our non-employed radiology group is being evaluated by its insurer from a risk and saf
AUGUST 24, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 8, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
SAFETY
MARCH 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 26, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 11, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Maintenance of certification (MOC) exam scores are falling: First-time pass rates for those who
APRIL 11, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 10, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
MAY 14, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 30, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JANUARY 23, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 29, 2014
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 19, 2015
SAFETY
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 30, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 4, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 12, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Happy New Year! I hope you enjoyed the holidays! Last fall, we welcomed Patient S
JANUARY 6, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 1, 2016
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 29, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
 This fall saw more than 220 experts in healthcare, engineering, and business gather togethe
DECEMBER 29, 2017
RESIDENCY
This fall saw more than 220 experts in healthcare, engineering, and business gather together for the
DECEMBER 29, 2017
RESIDENCY
In a new HealthLeaders Media report, Population Health: Investing in a Risk-Based Future
OCTOBER 30, 2015
JANUARY 10, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A bill that aims to create a federal commission focuses on prevention and treatment of complex di
MARCH 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention and control in Tab 6 of the m
AUGUST 28, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The latest manual updates cover information on injury and illness prevention in Tab 2 of both the
DECEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 3, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MAY 29, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 2, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 25, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
15I Updates: September updates cover workplace violence prevention
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) formally announced a draft of its new opioid
DECEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 18, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
The Administration for Community Living (ACL), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD
APRIL 25, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 4, 2018
RESIDENCY
JUNE 2, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 27, 2014
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
JULY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 11, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 17, 2017
SAFETY
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 10, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 8, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 12, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 10, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 25, 2013
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JULY 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 18, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 20, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 15, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 15, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 18, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
RESIDENCY
APRIL 21, 2017
RESIDENCY
In the never-ending pursuit of the effective management of risks associated with healthcare-acqui
APRIL 20, 2017
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 13, 2018
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 11, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
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