Case Management Monthly, May 2012
Case Management Monthly, May 1, 2012
If your facility has factors that slow down the patient discharge process, your frontline staff members likely have a good idea of the problems. However, frontline staff at most facilities do not have the means to communicate the problems or help make improvements.
- Complications from immobility by body system
- Differentiate between types of wound debridement
- OB services: Coding inside and outside of the package
- Note similarities and differences between HCPCS, CPT® codes
- What is the difference between an IPA and a medical group?
- What does case-mix index mean to you?
- Fracture coding in ICD-10-CM requires greater specificity
- Don’t forget the three checks in medication administration
- Pneumonia with a negative chest x-ray: Clinical diagnoses, physician documentation, and coding guidelines
- Woman shoots herself at Fort Knox hospital
- Study: Single step reduces readmissions by 25%
- How coders can build a successful relationship with their physicians
- More documentation needed for fractures in ICD-10-CM
- ICD-10-CM contracts the flu
- Homecare Q&A, Apri 17, 2017
- Got stickers? How one PA hospital uses labels to reduce medication errors
- Follow these tips to properly report bladder catheter codes
- Explore eligibility requirements and scoring standards for the first year of MIPS
- Clinical competency committee composition
- Charge for venipuncture separately