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Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies, April 2009

Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies, April 1, 2009

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As part of a recent focus on patient safety, CMS has ramped up its efforts to curb hospital-acquired conditions and never events. Despite some overlap, the two groups are not one in the same, however. Find out how they differ. Plus, get some quick tips on working with SNFs that take your referrals, as well as advice on how to avoid compliance traps from coding expert Christina Benjamin, and a column about uncontrolled diabetes from Drs. Gold and Limjoco.

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