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  Get the revised SNFABN and instructions, mandatory for use beginning May 7
MARCH 9, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  Revised SNF ABN mandatory for use beginning this May
APRIL 6, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  New white paper: Using collaboration to achieve accurate diagnoses claims
MAY 24, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  HCPCS codes used for SNF consolidated billing updated
JULY 27, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
The public use file is a file that is used by policymakers and researchers that review the fee-fo
OCTOBER 19, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
  Using GEM files accurately: How to convert data from ICD-9 to ICD-10
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
  Using the CASPER report to identify weak areas, and improve your five-star rating
MARCH 31, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  CMS using MEDCAC’s recommendations for health outcomes in the Medicare population
JULY 12, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
  Trump administration's proposed rule aims to penalize legal immigrants for using Medicaid
OCTOBER 12, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
  ICD-11 is here and U.S. is mulling its use for mortality reporting
NOVEMBER 30, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Privacy Policy synopsis.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Copyright statement
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 30, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Effective immediately, the CMS is offering a categorical waiver allowing hospitals to use power s
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Q: Can we use standing orders for many of our specialty programs, like woun
JUNE 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Q: Can we use “zero” as a frequency in writing physician orders
MAY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 4, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
About 90% of hospitals and other healthcare facilities reported using locum tenens physicians at
MARCH 14, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
Recording use, abuse, and dependence for tobacco use with ICD-10-CM can be difficult if yo
MAY 30, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Tobacco use and dependence can increase a patient's risk of developing respiratory illness
MAY 22, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
In this free tool, you can find critical thinking scenarios that can be used for discussion in t
JULY 27, 2017
NURSING
 Using this tool from The Shared Governance Training Program, dispel myths about Sh
MARCH 29, 2018
NURSING
In 2012, the long-term industry launched a goal of a 15 percent reduction in the off-label use of
MARCH 6, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
Q: How are we supposed to use observation and assessment for patients on te
MAY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The MCBS 2013 Access to Care public use file (MCBS PUF) provides the first publicly available MC
MAY 27, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
The FDA has cleared the first ever single-use colonoscopy scope for endoscopy and endoscopic surg
OCTOBER 27, 2016
SAFETY
CMS has sent a memo to state survey agency directors about the new tags surveyors should use to s
JANUARY 22, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 24, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 26, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 9, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 14, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 18, 2014
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 5, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 16, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
JANUARY 5, 2018
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 5, 2018
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 3, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
DECEMBER 29, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
The use of social media among physicians has gone mainstream during the past few years, but some
JANUARY 26, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
CMS wants to replace the meaningful use program for physicians with a program that is "far s
MAY 3, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The use of restraints to prevent patients from hurting themselves or disrupting medical equipment
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
NURSING
The use of electronic health records (EHR) should be guided by ethical principles that put patien
APRIL 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 26, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
What additional steps, besides the use of two patient identifiers, are required when preparing to
MAY 6, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 20, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
MAY 22, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 18, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
Homecare providers cannot use standing orders per se. The regulations require all orders to be in
APRIL 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The Residency Coordinator Certification Toolkit is an easy-to-use stud
NOVEMBER 14, 2018
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 16, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
OCTOBER 13, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 15, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 13, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
A recent (March 10) study published in the American Journal of Managed Care reports that the use
MARCH 20, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 20, 2017
NURSING
New for RPA subscriber-only: Using webinars to place medical didactics under one umbrella
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 8, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
CMS extended the deadline for hospitals and EPs to attest 2015 meaningful use data to
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 23, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS extended the deadline for streamlined meaningful use
MARCH 8, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Despite the hype, residents don’t find iPads especially useful. Residents at
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
RESIDENCY
Treatment with honey is called apitherapy. Medical-grade honey is used for wound car
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  A pair of lawsuits claim doctors in Southern California knowingly used counterfe
JULY 10, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
With drug administration services, providers likely find themselves prompted to use modifi
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS updated their FAQs with two new questions for EHR Meaningful Use. The new FAQs explain meanin
DECEMBER 1, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
CMS added three new questions on meaningful use requirements to their FAQ website. The new FAQs c
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JUNE 19, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
What is RSS synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
APRIL 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
AUGUST 6, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 26, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 19, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 19, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 20, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 20, 2014
JUSTCODING
By Joan Monchak Lorenz, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC Using Freudian concepts to und
JANUARY 25, 2018
NURSING
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Hospitals can now store partially used oxygen canisters in the same rack as full cylinders, but b
APRIL 12, 2018
SAFETY
Hospitals can now store partially used oxygen canisters in the same rack as full cylinders, but
JULY 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 17, 2019
NURSING
A nationwide resurgence in the use of methamphetamines and heroin—bolstered by a drop in pr
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
When CMS introduced the -X{EPSU} modifiers in August 2014 to be used in specific instances
MAY 29, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
A bill that allows CMS to expedite physicians’ applications for a meaningful use hardship e
DECEMBER 29, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The healthcare community is divided over the use of mobile apps and social media platforms to liv
JUNE 16, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 15, 2016
NURSING
MARCH 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The use of modifiers -59 (distinct procedural service) and -91 (repeat clinical diagnostic labora
OCTOBER 14, 2015
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 17, 2013
LONG-TERM CARE
In ICD-10-CM, when reporting foot and toe fractures, coders will use the initial encounter
JULY 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 21, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 9, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 2, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q: Is it an appropriate use of Medicare to do three weeks of assessment and
MAY 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 13, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
From 2010-2014, the unnecessary use of stents to clear blocked coronary arteries fell by 50%. Now
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 6, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
CMS is creating a centralized database to help eligible professionals (EP) meet meaningful use re
OCTOBER 4, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
The IRS has announced that standard mileage rates for the use of a car in 2018 rose to 54.5 cents
JANUARY 15, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Nearly all (96%) of U.S. hospitals use electronic health records, and 85% share clinical data wi
JUNE 8, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
A new study in the American Journal of Medicine backs the use of beta blockers in older Me
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have shared the revised survey tools used
DECEMBER 11, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
DECEMBER 28, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The term “rehabilitation” is most often used when trained professional therapists are
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 3, 2016
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 14, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
"We have been mentored by most of our role models to use a single tool for handling our emot
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 25, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 6, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 10, 2019
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
A hospital in Syracuse, N.Y., is warning patients not to use electronic cigarettes as an a
APRIL 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 20, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Name the two major federal laws that support the use of interpreters. Answer: Titl
AUGUST 12, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 27, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
MARCH 18, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Use of claims data could soon expand to a host of new entities under proposed rules released
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Guidance for the deployment of the Emergency Use Approval (EUA) Zika virus testsOn March 25, CMS
APRIL 19, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 12, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
AUGUST 4, 2016
NURSING
OCTOBER 4, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MAY 12, 2017
RESIDENCY
MAY 11, 2017
NURSING
MAY 15, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Press manufacturers and vendors for details on the proper cleaning products and solutions to use
JULY 20, 2017
SAFETY
Visit jobs.hcpro.com and use code HCPROYES
DECEMBER 7, 2017
NURSING
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
NURSING
Visit jobs.hcpro.com and use code HCPROYES
JANUARY 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
NURSING
 If you're a safety professional in a facility that conducts procedures using GI scopes, you
AUGUST 27, 2015
SAFETY
In 2011, The Joint Commission ruled that physicians and practitioners were forbidden from using t
MAY 3, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Some body parts just need a little reinforcement. Or maybe a little augmentation. Use root operat
MAY 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
OCTOBER 13, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
CMS hopes to gain a better understanding of when and why providers use modifier -59 (disti
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Patient classification systems (PCS), or patient acuity systems, are used to determine workload r
JULY 21, 2016
NURSING
MARCH 28, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 24, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
MARCH 1, 2019
SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 1, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 4, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 13, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
With the use of EHRs on the rise, so too is inappropriate use of EHR functionality. Many of these
APRIL 7, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JANUARY 26, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 19, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
I know some folks use the fiscal year (or as one boss a long time ago used to say, the physical y
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
SAFETY
JANUARY 20, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 1, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
JUNE 15, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
OCTOBER 29, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A group of cardiology experts have released guidelines for using simulation to train medical resi
OCTOBER 25, 2013
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 21, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MAY 9, 2014
RESIDENCY
Nursing homes dramatically reduced pressure ulcer rates and restraint use in the last thre
JUNE 13, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
The use of chair alarms in long-term care facilities has for years been a way to protect r
JUNE 27, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
JULY 15, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
A lawsuit filed in Sacramento. California, alleges physicians used bogus hardware in spinal surg
JULY 11, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
The use of chair alarms in long-term care facilities has for years been a way to pro
JULY 10, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 12, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto have developed a “black box” for use
AUGUST 29, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
OCTOBER 22, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 31, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 17, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
JULY 25, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 21, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 16, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Using a team approach to support the transition of elderly patients from the hospital to the next
MARCH 24, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
JUNE 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JULY 29, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
The use of 360-degree evaluations can provide a practical, systematic, and subjectively-accurate
JULY 30, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 6, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 20, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 21, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
OCTOBER 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 30, 2015
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 22, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 10, 2016
NURSING
DECEMBER 16, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
Since 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has asked hospices to use the standa
DECEMBER 12, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 20, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
If an agency decides to perform a mock survey itself, it should use the Conditions of Participati
JANUARY 3, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 19, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 12, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
At JustCoding.com, we're constantly working to make the site easier to use and more intera
JUNE 25, 2014
JUSTCODING
At JustCoding.com, we're constantly trying to make the site easier to use and more interactive fo
JULY 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: If a patient uses part of a 100 day benefit for a G-Tube can we ever skill
AUGUST 1, 2014
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 1, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
For hospitals that use The Joint Commission for deemed status: To ensure the proper functioning o
JULY 15, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 14, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
APRIL 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 16, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 27, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
How is your organization using dual coding as a training tool for ICD-10? Code
MAY 27, 2015
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 11, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
Many primary care physicians fear the increased use of quality metrics and financial penal
AUGUST 11, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
  Q: Our business office wants us to start using modifier -PO (services, proced
AUGUST 7, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
“In the first five years out of training, you are not yet used to your high salary, and so
OCTOBER 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Granting temporary privileges and using locum tenens physicians without fully verifying their cre
JANUARY 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 7, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 8, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
NURSING
A proposed rule would expand access and use of claims data and analysis,
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Using claims data, the Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) developed the preventable
MARCH 8, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 22, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
A new meta-study by a John Hopkins research team questions the increasing use of Agency for Healt
MAY 17, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JUNE 7, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
To help you improve your use of ICD-10 codes, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (
JUNE 17, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
AUGUST 30, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 28, 2016
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 20, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 26, 2017
NURSING
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 13, 2017
NURSING
MAY 4, 2017
NURSING
JULY 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 14, 2017
RESIDENCY
OCTOBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
You already captured the data. Now use it to make real improvements in your patient care.
DECEMBER 19, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Take advantage of supplies that require fewer visits. For example, use of silver dressings or a h
DECEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 8, 2018
RESIDENCY
JULY 19, 2018
RESIDENCY
Phishing emails and their viruses are used to obtain credit card numbers, usernames, passwords,
JULY 27, 2018
RESIDENCY
FEBRUARY 14, 2019
NURSING
APRIL 12, 2019
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 20, 2017
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MARCH 12, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 21, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 2, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MAY 21, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 11, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 18, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
In some laboratories, the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) may be confusing to sta
JULY 23, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 20, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 25, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 22, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Communication is key for identifying patients with substance use issues and online learnin
OCTOBER 17, 2014
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 16, 2014
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JULY 2, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 18, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 6, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 23, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
JUNE 3, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
 Q: Will you please clarify whether or not it is okay to use a range w
JUNE 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 26, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 29, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 28, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 18, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Ensure compliance with CMS’ restraint guidelines! Use of re
MARCH 15, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JULY 26, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 7, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
NOVEMBER 13, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 8, 2014
EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP
DECEMBER 29, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
DECEMBER 29, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
by Kirsten Dize Analyze your agency’s most commonly used primary diagnosis
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 14, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 5, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
APRIL 30, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 28, 2016
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 21, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
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MAY 1, 2019
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JANUARY 12, 2017
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LONG-TERM CARE
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FEBRUARY 4, 2016
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AUGUST 25, 2017
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MARCH 31, 2014
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Data used to gauge and rank the safety of hospitals are woefully inaccurate, according to Johns
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What are two indications for the use of anticoagulant therapy?  
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Providers cannot use an online service that involves money for referrals within its networ
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The use of “Observation Status” – treating certain hospitalized Medicare patien
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Q:    If a resident used 100 days with the peg tube at another facil
OCTOBER 9, 2014
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DECEMBER 19, 2014
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A new study published in PLOS Computational Biology used wireless sensors recording huma
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Patients have a new resource to use when choosing a nursing home.   CMS an
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Q: If a stroke patient uses 100 Medicare days in a skilled nur
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SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Hospitals are safer than they used to be, thanks to a drop in the number of hospital-acquired con
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How is your organization doing when it comes to antibiotic use? Are you taking steps to help prev
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MARCH 11, 2016
LONG-TERM CARE
As the healthcare industry acclimates to using ICD-10, coders can rest assured it will still be s
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OCTOBER 1, 2018
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Staff should use contact precautions with a contact precaution kit. In general, wear protective b
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NOVEMBER 5, 2018
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JUSTCODING
Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) procedures are not the only ones coders will report using the
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SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
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Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is used to treat a variety of conditions, including wound care. H
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JUSTCODING
MAY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
Promoting a medical practice used to be a matter of posting an ad in the Yellow Pages®
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NOVEMBER 15, 2013
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MARCH 19, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 27, 2014
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APRIL 11, 2014
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MARCH 21, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT codes (
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT® co
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JULY 30, 2014
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Outpatient procedures will still be coded using CPT®/HCPCS—the HIPAA-
AUGUST 1, 2014
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Those who are interested in using ICD-10-PCS for outpatient hospital coding may question w
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AUGUST 20, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Long-term care providers are being asked to reduce the use of antipsychotic medications am
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LONG-TERM CARE
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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OCTOBER 1, 2014
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OCTOBER 10, 2014
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Join our survey prep experts for a lively 90-minute webcast on using mock tracers to improve hosp
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APRIL 27, 2015
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APRIL 24, 2015
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APRIL 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 17, 2015
NURSING
APRIL 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
How does working in your electronic health record (EHR) compare to using paper records?
APRIL 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
How does working in your electronic health record (EHR) compare to using paper records?
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 7, 2015
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 27, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
How does working in your electronic health record (EHR) compare to using paper records?
MARCH 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
A bill to ban abortions through the use of telemedicine in Iowa is now off of the table fo
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CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
MARCH 13, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
  CMS added one modifier for 2015, but will not require its use until January 1, 2
MARCH 6, 2015
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MARCH 2, 2015
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FEBRUARY 17, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Do you use computer-assisted coding software at your facility? Yes
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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FEBRUARY 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Do you use computer-assisted coding software at your facility? Yes
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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JUNE 17, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 26, 2015
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AUGUST 28, 2015
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AUGUST 28, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 2, 2015
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OCTOBER 2, 2015
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OCTOBER 14, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
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MEDICAL STAFF
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NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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DECEMBER 7, 2015
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DECEMBER 4, 2015
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DECEMBER 7, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
DECEMBER 15, 2015
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HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 12, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 4, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 19, 2016
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MAY 3, 2016
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MAY 16, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JUNE 20, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 18, 2016
NURSING
This month’s idea Use PEPPE
FEBRUARY 1, 2010
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OCTOBER 14, 2016
RESIDENCY
DECEMBER 16, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
RESIDENCY
Say goodbye to powders and other products used on protective garments used by healthcare pros
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MARCH 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 26, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
There are aspects you can add to orientation and for ongoing use that will minimize stressors for
JULY 6, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 19, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 29, 2018
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 12, 2018
RESIDENCY
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
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How Palomar Health reduced nuisance IV alarms People can grow used to a
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Use of modifiers -KK, -KG, -KU, and -KW limited under the DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Pr
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FEBRUARY 17, 2015
CASE MANAGEMENT
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
DECEMBER 14, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN "So you used to be a nurse?" I can't tell
MAY 19, 2016
NURSING
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
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JANUARY 1, 2018
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DECEMBER 1, 2018
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MARCH 23, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
DECEMBER 17, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 1, 2018
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NOVEMBER 13, 2018
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NURSING
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PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
MAY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
AUGUST 9, 2005
ACCREDITATION PARENT
Without Congressional action earlier this year, U.S. coders would now be using ICD-10-CM codes to
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
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SAFETY
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QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
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Q: When coding excision of a breast mass with needle localization using stereotactic gu
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APRIL 3, 2014
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APRIL 4, 2014
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HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Q: We have been using the skin substitute called BioDfence® Dry Flex in
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
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NOVEMBER 3, 2014
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AUGUST 18, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MAY 1, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
MARCH 16, 2015
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AUGUST 21, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
AUGUST 31, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
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JUSTCODING
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HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JANUARY 7, 2016
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HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
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JANUARY 15, 2005
ACCREDITATION PARENT
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MARCH 3, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
APRIL 19, 2016
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MAY 12, 2016
SAFETY
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
APRIL 7, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
The term “goal” is used frequently throughout regulatory guidance for SNFs, HHAs, and
JUNE 16, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
OCTOBER 1, 2017
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
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RESIDENCY
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INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 18, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
MARCH 13, 2014
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MARCH 5, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
APRIL 9, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
APRIL 4, 2014
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APRIL 10, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 28, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 23, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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MAY 30, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
JUNE 5, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
MAY 9, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
With graduation and new resident orientation right around the corner, every coordinator could use
MAY 9, 2014
RESIDENCY
With graduation and new resident orientation right around the corner, every coordinator could use
MAY 16, 2014
RESIDENCY
JUNE 18, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JUNE 13, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
JULY 25, 2014
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AUGUST 15, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
ACCREDITATION PARENT
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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RESIDENCY
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CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
With graduation and new resident orientation right around the corner, every coordinator could use
MAY 23, 2014
RESIDENCY
  According to an analysis by Modern Healthcare, using the most recent salary figu
AUGUST 14, 2014
MEDICAL STAFF
AUGUST 13, 2014
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses using
JULY 17, 2014
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
APRIL 24, 2015
LONG-TERM CARE
APRIL 7, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 11, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 5, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
RESIDENCY
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MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
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Since portions of the reproductive system use some of the same structures as the urinary s
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HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 30, 2015
RESIDENCY
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RESIDENCY
APRIL 6, 2015
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JUSTCODING
APRIL 23, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 4, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
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JUSTCODING
A Hastings Center report released last week concludes that patient satisfaction surveys used for
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
A new Canadian study shows that using a Clinical Frailty Scale to gauge patient health can predic
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CASE MANAGEMENT
JUNE 18, 2015
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JUNE 26, 2015
RESIDENCY
JUNE 25, 2015
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ACCREDITATION PARENT
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OIG releases report on drugs commonly used by dual-eligible beneficiaries
JULY 17, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
JULY 15, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
AUGUST 1, 2015
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
Interest in using a variety of nursing engagement surveys as a reportable quality indicat
JULY 16, 2015
NURSING
Using a streamlined approach to EHR documentation may help reduce stress for resident, according
AUGUST 7, 2015
RESIDENCY
AUGUST 25, 2015
CORPORATE COMPLIANCE
AUGUST 21, 2015
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
RESIDENCY
The creation and expanded use of antibiotics has allowed for the successful treatment of routine
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
Q: Our business office wants us to start using modifier -PO (services, procedures, and/or
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JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
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NOVEMBER 20, 2015
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DECEMBER 4, 2015
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DECEMBER 3, 2015
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DECEMBER 1, 2015
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NOVEMBER 16, 2015
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DECEMBER 10, 2015
MEDICAL STAFF
DECEMBER 10, 2015
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DECEMBER 8, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
JANUARY 7, 2016
SAFETY
JANUARY 6, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
JANUARY 14, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 28, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
After hackers used malware to infect Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center’s computer syste
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
JANUARY 27, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
DECEMBER 28, 2015
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
INFECTION CONTROL, QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
MARCH 24, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
MARCH 24, 2016
SAFETY
MARCH 16, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
APRIL 21, 2016
MEDICAL STAFF
The Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, is using a
APRIL 15, 2016
RESIDENCY
Most medical students use EHRs to track former patients, according to a study published in JA
JULY 29, 2016
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 24, 2016
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
OCTOBER 18, 2016
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
Louisiana State University (LSU) Shreveport will use a $1.2 million gift from the Medical Center
DECEMBER 30, 2016
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 27, 2017
RESIDENCY
JANUARY 12, 2017
NURSING
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MARCH 27, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
MAY 15, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
JULY 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
AUGUST 25, 2017
SAFETY
New physicians graduating from residency may want to consider contract work. The use of locum ten
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
RESIDENCY
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
NURSING
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
SAFETY
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
We are using an electronic documentation system, DeVero, for documentation. We would like
DECEMBER 1, 2017
HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
The improper and, at times, unethical and illegal use of antipsychotic medications (APM) to sedat
APRIL 6, 2018
LONG-TERM CARE
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 1, 2019
ACCREDITATION PARENT
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
CREDENTIALING/PRIVILEGING
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RESIDENCY
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
MAY 1, 2018
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SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
QUALITY/PATIENT SAFETY
OCTOBER 1, 2018
PHYSICIAN PRACTICE
JANUARY 4, 2019
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