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  Submit your PDPM questions to CMS for December 11 call
NOVEMBER 30, 2018
The exemption form for being exempt from submitted CAHPS data due to small size is due by Decembe
On December 10, CMS posted a fact sheet and press release detailing new measures added and inform
DECEMBER 29, 2015
A December 2015 Health Affairs study of skilled nursing facilities form 2001 through 2011 found t
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
On December 18, 2015, CMS posted the draft Quality Measure Development Plan, a strategic framewo
It's December. And that means gift-giving. What should you want for presents this
CMS issued a revision of the October 2015 I/OCE update that included changes for HCPCS code Q51
Tis the season! Do you have a favorite ACDIS book on your holiday wish list? Through December 31,
OSHA Manual Update 16L, which was published in the December edition of Medical Environment Update
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Presented by Judy Wilhide Brandt, RN, BA, RAC-MT, C-NE on Tuesday, December 15, 2015.
DECEMBER 4, 2015
In December 2014, CMS posted a document on its Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payme
On December 8, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a special open door
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduced Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that could im
  Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code c
CDI salaries increased dramatically in 2015, according to nearly 800 respondents to the recently
DECEMBER 16, 2015
On Friday, December 19, CMS announced that it is still reviewing the many applications it has rec
On December 30, 2015, CMS published 2015/12/30/
On December 3, CMS rescinded Transmittal 1547, dated October 5, and replaced it with
DECEMBER 29, 2015
CMS extended the deadline for hospitals and EPs to attest 2015 meaningful use data to
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Last Thursday, CMS released a 2015/06/09
The new trauma center at San Francisco General Hospital—scheduled to open in December 2015&
AUGUST 28, 2014
On December 22, 2015, CMS made public Transmittal 216 and Transmittal 3428 to r
Last year was a bad year to be a duodenoscope manufacturer. In February 2015, the Food and Drug A
JANUARY 19, 2016
In the December 3, 2015 issue of Homecare Q&A, a question was asked regarding whethe
Change in July 2015 update of quarterly HCPCS drug/biological code  
2015 annual update of HCPCS codes for SNF consolidated billing (CB) update
2015 annual update of HCPCS codes for SNF consolidated billing (CB) update
In December 2014, the Commission for Case Manager Certification and its CMLearning Network® e
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
“December is supposed to be the time of year filled with family gatherings and holiday goo
DECEMBER 30, 2016
HCPro’s residency team will hold a focus group on Wednesday, December 20, from 1-2 ET. We a
DECEMBER 8, 2017
CMS releases 2015 annual update for HPSA bonus payments  On Octobe
HIPAA EDI front end updates for July 2015   On March 2
17L Updates: December updates cover general facility safety The latest manual upda
And so we turn again to our perusal of the bounty that is the December issue of Perspectives
DECEMBER 15, 2016
On December 2, CMS published
DECEMBER 13, 2016
16L Updates: December updates cover bonus forms We’ve updat
DECEMBER 28, 2016
December 19, 2018 1:00-2:30 pm EST Studies show only 30% of your nurses ar
DECEMBER 6, 2018
Physician Quality Reporting System 2013 reporting year and 2015 payment adjustment for
fiscal year (FY) 2016
JUNE 3, 2015
JUSTCODING
As of December 15, Joint Commission surveys for ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) will include a
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Nurse leaders—from unit level man
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
  OIG releases its FY 2015 mid-year update
  OIG releases its FY 2015 mid-year update
  Leading Age 2015 registration is now open!
AUGUST 28, 2015
Record numbers of people took the CCDS exam in December and early January before the new version
The release of the final rules for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACR
Back by popular demand! Join us at 1 p.m. (Eastern) Wednesday, December 17, as Deborah
The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) December 12 quarterly RACTrac survey
  Back by popular demand! Join us at 1 p.m. (Eastern) Wednesday, December 17, as
Presented on: Thursday, December 14, 2017 1:00-2:30 p.m. Eastern
Critical Access Hospital Version, Hospital Version, Hospital 2015 Update, Physician Servic
Monday, December 1, was World AIDS Day—a day when various social, governmental, and healthc
Presented on: Wednesday, December 12 2018 |1:00-2:30 p.m. EST
NOVEMBER 27, 2018
In December, the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) issued
MARCH 1, 2019
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum pairs leading Medicare experts with practicing provider
December 30, 2002-Marblehead, Mass.-The Riverside Company, a New York- and Cleveland-based privat
DECEMBER 28, 2002
MSPs are making more money, according to the results of the 2015 MSP Salary Survey conducted by
  Providers expected October 1, 2015, to be the new ICD-10 compliance date and CMS
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN This article first appeared in the December 2017 issue of
DECEMBER 7, 2017
The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) released the results of the 2015 Match, whic
MARCH 27, 2015
On Feb 5, 2015, the MDS 3.0 RAI User’s Manual was updated. The file labeled “M
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Mid-Year Update l
The CDI Pocket Guide 2015 update is under development, and authors Dr. Richard Pinson an
Today, October 1, 2015, the U.S. health care system moves to the International Classificat
OCTOBER 2, 2015
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
MLN Matters released the January 2015 edition of the Medicare Quarterly Provider Complia
Dear readers, As 2015 draws to a close, let me know what you thought were the big
DECEMBER 31, 2015
Big changes are coming for modifier -59 (distinct procedural services) in 2015. The most u
OCTOBER 29, 2014
JUSTCODING
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum is the only seminar that will teach you how to respond to the
Join October 27–28 in Charleston, South Carolina, for the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum. T
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum is the only seminar that will teach you how to respond to the
Join October 27–28 in Charleston, South Carolina, for the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum. T
We are currently conducting our annual 2015LTCsurv
We are currently conducting our annual 2015LTCsurv
  Change is right around the corner, so attend the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum
We are currently conducting our annual 2015LTCsurv
We are currently conducting our annual 2015LTCsurv
We are currently conducting our annual 2015LTCsurv
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
AUGUST 21, 2015
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
The presentations. The people. The River Walk. If you attended the 2015 ACDIS National Conference
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
On October 6, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Office of t
OCTOBER 9, 2015
CMS continues the expansion of pay-for-performance (P4P) programs in the 2015 IPPS final r
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
CMS issues correction to the April 2015 update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule D
The ACGME is seeking submissions from individuals who want to present sessions at its 2015 Annual
MAY 16, 2014
The Joint Commission has released the full chapter of its 2015 hospital National Patient Safety G
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
On April 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced star
APRIL 17, 2015
On Tuesday, April 14, 2015, the Senate voted 92-8 to permanently repeal Medicare’s s
APRIL 17, 2015
On April 28, 2015, The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing about the Medicare appeal p
When CMS shared the findings of the 2015 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), it also publi
On July 28, 2015, the Senate unanimously passed the NOTICE Act. This legislation was intro
On August 25, 2015, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued 2014 quality a
AUGUST 28, 2015
The CMS made hospital quality improvement a major part of its fiscal year 2015 Inpatient Prospect
AUGUST 12, 2014
A significant portion of updates in the Fiscal Year 2015 Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (I
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 3, 2015
JUSTCODING
On July 8, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) update included pr
On July 13, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a propo
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
The 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum features a robust line-up of topics and speakers to address th
On October 9, 2015, CMS posted Transmittal 149 to provide clarification to all providers
Hackers accessed more than 100 million health records in 2015, according to data from the Depart
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the Digestive section to align codes for
The 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey results show that 40% of respondents are paid on an
JUNE 19, 2015
by Nicole Votta, Associate Editor In the wake of ONC’s release of the 2015
CMS continues the expansion of pay-for-performance (P4P) programs in the 2015 IPPS final rule. By
The 2015 CPT Manual® includes significant changes in the Laboratory secti
Join us Thursday, February 26, 2015, 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. (ET), for this annual webcast, whi
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Correction to April 2015 quarterly update to Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database (MPFSD
Correction to the April CY 2015 quarterly update to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
CMS continues the expansion of pay-for-performance (P4P) programs in the 2015 IPPS final rule. By
On November 4, 2015, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that it has
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
Updates for 2015–2017 to the EHR Incentive Program caused some providers to questions wheth
2015 HomeCare Elite Winners Announced National Research Corporation and D
On April 23, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a propose
APRIL 24, 2015
In the February 11, 2015 issue of Joint Commission Online, there’s an interesting piece rec
MARCH 26, 2015
According to a press release issued on Feb 20, 2015 by CMS, there are proposed changes for
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
According to a press release that went out on Feb 12, 2015, The U.S. Department of Health and Hum
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
On January 21, 2015, the American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), in coordination with
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
The results of the 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey show no changes in the percentage of
JUNE 12, 2015
CMS announced on September 2, 2015, that they will grant awards totaling $67 million to support o
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
On September 21, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
On November 3, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an interac
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
On October 29, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed to revise
OCTOBER 30, 2015
CDI Week 2015 is just under two weeks away—September 14-18.  It’s your week of n
CMS releases October 2015 I/OCE specifications On August 14, CMS releas
April 2015 Integrated OCE (I/OCE) specifications version 16.1  
A February 2015 Wall Street Journal article raises questions about whether some hospitals
According to a press release from February 25, 2015, members of the American Health Care A
MSPs in California remain the highest paid in the country, according to the results of the 2015 M
The 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey revealed some fairly drastic changes in the educatio
MAY 29, 2015
Dear readers, I’ve been sifting through the results of the 2015 Residency Co
JUNE 12, 2015
The 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey revealed that respondents are working more hours per
JUNE 5, 2015
Residency programs often struggle with tackling resident burnout. During the 2015 AMA Annual Meet
JUNE 19, 2015
Dear readers, If you missed (or can’t wait to go again) our 2015 Credentiali
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
The FDA in December issued a final rule on the safety and effectiveness of active ingredients in
Hospitals have 60 days to fix ligature risks In December, CMS unveiled a new definition
APRIL 1, 2018
The FDA in December issued a final rule on the safety and effectiveness of active ingredients in
MAY 1, 2018
CMS releases April 2015 I/OCE specifications On March 13, CMS released a notification to p
President Obama’s 2015
MARCH 14, 2014
A significant portion of updates in the Fiscal Year 2015 IPPS final rule pertain to the Ho
AUGUST 7, 2014
APRIL 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
  2015/01/29/cms-intends-to-modify-requirements-for-m
CMS removed two add-on procedure codes from the inpatient-only list in the 2015 OPPS final
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
MAY 27, 2015
JUSTCODING
July 2015 quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B drug pricing files and revi
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 17, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 24, 2015
JUSTCODING
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
On July 2, CMS rescinded Transmittal 1481, dated March 27, 2015, and replaced it wi
  2015/07/Clarifying-Que
AUGUST 5, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS releases 2015–16 influenza resources for healthcare professionals
CMS recently published a 2015-03-25/pdf/2015-06884.
CMS releases April 2015 I/OCE specifications On March 13, CMS released
The ICD-10-PCS codes and guidelines for 2015 look exactly the same as those for 2014.
MAY 21, 2014
JUSTCODING
Beginning January 1, 2015, physicians will no longer need to provide certification for an inpatie
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
Third quarter 2015 notice of new interest rate for Medicare overpayments and underpayments pos
CMS releases July 2015 update of the hospital OPPS  On June 5, CMS
  The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
The new ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation date looks to be October 1, 2015. CMS mentioned October
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
We are currently seeking four new ACDIS members to join our advisory board in 2015. ACDIS adviso
For 2015, CMS identified 219 HCPCS/CPT codes as good candidates for comprehensive APCs (C-
Tuesday, March 10, 2015  1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. (ET) Presented&
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Tuesday, March 10, 2015  1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. (ET) Presented&
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges’ 2015 Report on Residents,
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ET When a vendor invoic
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ET When a vendor invoic
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ET When a vendor invoic
JANUARY 30, 2015
Presented on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 1-2:30 p.m. Eastern. Developing a structu
MARCH 13, 2015
Dear readers, Thank you to all who participated in our 2015 MSP Salary Survey. W
In the 2015 MSP Salary Survey, 33% of respondents said they oversee other departments/services. T
Dear readers, I recently read this 2015/08/13/nyre
AUGUST 14, 2015
Presented on: September 23, 2015 1:00-2:30 pm EST Active shooters and armed violen
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
A new 2015/10/29/781535/10154541/en/1-000-Strong-A
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
A report written by the AMA’s Council on Medical Education and adopted recently at the 2015
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
Respondents to HCPro’s 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey reported working more hours
MARCH 4, 2016
From 2005-2015, the overall number of medical residents in the country grew by 22%, but the major
JUNE 30, 2017
Physician compensation increases seen in 2016 were similar to those seen in 2015, according to a
JULY 21, 2017
The 2015 IPPS final rule, released August 4, focuses on quality initiatives and includes n
APRIL 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
Our 2015 winter webcast series features presentations by seasoned industry speakers with expert k
 Our 2015 winter webcast series features presentations by seasoned industry speakers with ex
Our 2015 winter webcast series features presentations by seasoned industry speakers with
July 2015 quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B drug pricing files and re
JULY 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 7, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS 2015-Fact-sheets-items
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
On November 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the final rul
CMS released the 2015-ICD-10-PCS-and-GEMs.html"
A significant portion of updates in the Fiscal Year 2015 IPPS final rule pertain to the Hospital
Beginning March 1, 2015, the number of continuing education units (CEUs) required to recertify the C
  There is still time to register for the 2015 Credentialing Resource Center Sympo
MARCH 5, 2015
CMS releases July 2015 quarterly Medicare Part B drug pricing files and revisions&n
When: June 1-3, 2015 Where: Boston area Are you in the New England Area? Jean Clark
CMS releases July 2015 quarterly update for DMEPOS competitive bidding program
CMS announced a2015-Fact-sheets
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS reports that between 2012 and 2015, accountable care orga
AUGUST 30, 2016
October 1, 2015, will be the new ICD-10 implementation date, according to the final rule, Adminis
  October CY 2015 quarterly update to the Medicare physician fee schedule datab
CMS releases October 2015 quarterly update of HCPCS drug/biological code changes