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The newly launched National Association of Healthcare Revenue Integrity (NAHRI) recently held its
JANUARY 20, 2017
More than one-quarter of physician practices fell short of revenue goals in 2016, according to a
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Many healthcare facilities are either forced to turn away residents or pay for their training out
MAY 28, 2019
ACDIS, the Association of Clinical Documentation Impro
APRIL 7, 2011
The challenges healthcare professionals tackle each day don’t wait for solutions, and neith
Fresh off its very successful fourth annual conference, members of ACDIS—the Association of
APRIL 27, 2011
When should staff and physicians be educated about healthcare-associated infections including sur
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
  ACDIS announces the agenda for its 7th Annual National Conference The Association of Clini
DECEMBER 19, 2013
ACDIS—the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists—announced tod
MARCH 18, 2014
ACDIS, the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, the leading national as
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
  The boards of Kindred Healthcare and Gentiva Health Services unanimously approve
OCTOBER 9, 2014
United Healthcare Workers West, a California healthcare workers’ union, is collecting signa
MARCH 6, 2014
Q: If IV fluid such as sodium chloride is given in the ED, should the revenue code be 250 (p
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s (ONC) proposal to take direct oversi
HCPro announced today a new membership program for healthcare organizations that face challenge
OCTOBER 27, 2009
June 10 was National Time Out Day. Started in 2004 by the Association of periOperative Registered
JUNE 16, 2015
HCPro announced key findings today that are part of a nation-wide survey of hospitals about the
OCTOBER 9, 2009
by Brian Ward No matter the healthcare setting, local laws, or personal
If staff at your healthcare organization have not yet encountered a human trafficking victim, it
HCPro is excited to announce the launch of Revenue Cycle Advisor (www.revenuecycleadvisor.com[www
JANUARY 18, 2017
The importance of effective leadership in healthcare is becoming increasingly apparent. With a na
DECEMBER 14, 2015
Brian Murphy, Director of the Association of Clinical Docum
AUGUST 13, 2012
Long-Term Living reports that a bill that aims to establish national occupational stand
JANUARY 8, 2016
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the premier healthcar
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
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National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, throug
Healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals have decreased nationally, including a 1
JANUARY 21, 2015
Presenting patients with a diverse workforce at hospitals and healthcare institutions can lead to
MARCH 10, 2016
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SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Healthcare executives don’t need a crystal bal
JUNE 8, 2017
February 10, 2003-Marblehead, MA-HCPro, Inc., the leader in healthcare compliance, regulation, and m
FEBRUARY 10, 2003
800x600 The Revenue Cycle Digital Libr
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
Antimicrobial resistance was found to be higher in medical device-associated infections than in t
DECEMBER 5, 2019
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has released a press release making t
  Providers worry that proposed rule could cut Medicaid revenue
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
  Seeking speakers for 2019 Revenue Integrity Symposium
DECEMBER 14, 2018
The Joint Commission has revised several of its requirements for National Patient Safety Goal (NP
JUNE 13, 2017
In testament to one of the fastest growing segments of the healthcare profession, more than 500
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
The HCPro news, analysis, and education revenue cycle professionals have trusted for over two dec
The HCPro news, analysis, and education revenue cycle professionals have trusted for over two dec
OCTOBER 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
 Earlier this year, The Joint Commission updated its National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) on
DECEMBER 20, 2016
CMS updates National Coverage Determination Manual for speech generating devices
Technology is changing rapidly, and so too are the ways in which healthcare organizations creat
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has published further guidance on fire door safet
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
The National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) this on Tuesday announced the appointmen
The sitemap of HCPro gives you convenient, once click access to each of our departments, e-Newsletters, newsletters, and blogs.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Almost $20 billion was spent on medical errors in 2008, most of which were costs associated with
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
By Guy Burdick, EHS Daily Advisor The American Heart Association
APRIL 30, 2020
A group of healthcare experts told a Senate subcommittee July 17 that patients in American hospit
JULY 23, 2014
November is National Home Care Month November is home care and h
Physician outsourcing firm EmCare, a subsidiary of Envision Healthcare, recently announced plans
JUNE 19, 2014
A National Bureau of Economic Research paper contends that “cowboy” physicians&mdash
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) recently announced its strategic plan to impr
OCTOBER 29, 2020
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) urges home health and hospice agencie
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the nation’s pre
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Are you in CDI leadership and looking for national networking opportunities? Consider participati
  Safeguard revenue against partner billing flubs: The five-step invoice verification process
AUGUST 21, 2015
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS) honored the nation&rsqu
MAY 25, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN In May 2015, the National Council of State Boards of
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS) released a new position
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
Healthcare employers should consider the safety and health of workers when choosing which environ
JUNE 23, 2016
Privacy and information security programs in healthcare organizations have developed and matured
DECEMBER 16, 2014
HCPro, Inc., and ACDIS, the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, today
JUNE 15, 2011
As healthcare providers begin to adopt a patient-centric approach to the services they provide, a
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the nation’s onl
JANUARY 19, 2016
The transition from paper-based records and systems in healthcare to electronic health records (E
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
The Florida Hospital Association (FHA) recently reported o
DECEMBER 28, 2015
CMS is calling on healthcare providers to team up with Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improve
APRIL 5, 2016
We are happy to announce that beginning on January 25, you will be receiving the Revenue Cycl
The amount of revenue physicians generate for their hospitals is on the rise, according to data f
APRIL 14, 2016
The ICD-10 delay forced many healthcare organizations to rethink their ICD-10 staffing and
JANUARY 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
As health systems constantly seek ways to increase revenues while keeping costs down and dealing
As health systems constantly seek ways to increase revenues while keeping costs down and dealing
JANUARY 1, 2019
As health systems constantly seek ways to increase revenues while keeping costs down and dealing
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
HCPro's Complete Online Resource and Education (CORE) Solution for Revenue Cycle is a cont
CMS will host a national provider call on transitioning to ICD-10 at 1:30 p.m. (Eastern) Wednesda
OCTOBER 22, 2014
JUSTCODING
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is to launch a $1 million nat
MARCH 25, 2015
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is to launch a $1 million nat
MARCH 25, 2015
Innovating the GME system to better meet the changing healthcare needs of the public and provide
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
It is almost time to begin the celebrations for National Nurses Week (May 6-12), whose the
APRIL 23, 2014
Deborah Collum, national director of revenue cycle management for Covenant Retirement Communities
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
Dear healthcare professional, HCPro is currently seeking speakers to present at
Dear healthcare professional, HCPro is currently seeking speakers to present at
Dear healthcare professional,   HCPro is currently seeking sp
Dear healthcare professional,   HCPro is currently seeking speakers to pre
HealthLeaders Media, the premier producer of information resources for senior healthcare execut
FEBRUARY 24, 2010
By Jennifer Thew, RN Workplace violence against healthcare worker
DECEMBER 5, 2019
National Nurses Week is upon us once more, giving hospital leaders an opportunity to spend time w
MAY 7, 2015
The American Hospital Association calls CMS’ proposed 2% reduction in outpatient payments &
Just in time for the holidays, our good friends at the Association for the Advancement of Medical
DECEMBER 17, 2015
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JUNE 18, 2012
ACDIS Associate Director Melissa Varnavas will be traveling to the AHIMA CDI Summit in Alexandria
The National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) Final Regulations define clinical privileges as &ldqu
Since approximately 4% of patients develop one or more healthcare associated infections (HAI) dur
JULY 1, 2019
The rapid pace of change in healthcare has made it difficult for many practices to keep up with a
The American Medical Association has adopted new policies this week, including prevention of bull
NOVEMBER 19, 2020
HealthLeaders Media, the leading provider of healthcare business information to healthcare execut
AUGUST 19, 2011
A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found t
DECEMBER 19, 2014
Effective October 1, the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) has lowered the rates it charges
ACDIS Director Brian Murphy and Associate Director Melissa Varnavas will head out to western Mass
In its annual cover story, The 20 People Who Make Healthcare Better, HealthLeaders Media profil
DECEMBER 17, 2010
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the nation’s onl
DECEMBER 30, 2015
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the nation’s onl
JANUARY 29, 2016
Quality measure overhaul coming to home health The National Quality Forum
Joint Commission surveys will include requirements from the National Fire Protection Association&
JUNE 14, 2016
More than 40 state, specialty, and national associations have endorsed the single GME accreditat
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JULY 12, 2012
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
MARBLEHEAD MA-Dedicated to helping healthcare organizations and patient financial services (PFS)
NOVEMBER 1, 2004
The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS), the nation’s onl
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
Hiring at hospitals across the nation saw a .24% jump in April. This means that some 10,000 more
65% of healthcare leaders expect ED volumes to increase in the next three years, but admit that p
MAY 15, 2014
By Michelle Clarke The Institute for Healthcare Improvement
MAY 2, 2019
Healthcare-associated infections have been getting attention for some time now, and you've likely
Representatives from The Joint Commission, URAC, DNV-GL, the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
By Jay Kumar A new report released by the Healthcare Facilities A
JUNE 13, 2019
By Jay Kumar A new report released by the Healthcare Facilities A
JULY 3, 2019
The National Academy of Medicine offered recommendations to prevent and mitigate caregiver burnou
OCTOBER 23, 2019
The National Patient Safety Foundation along with The Daisy Foundation have announced the winners
MAY 4, 2017
The National Safety Council has designated June as National Safety Month, and we at HCPro
APRIL 30, 2014
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workpl
MAY 14, 2014
Nurse practitioners (NP) can improve outcomes, lower healthcare costs, and expand patient access
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
Revenues from Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audits a
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) has gathered experts to focus on
The Joint Commission is looking for input on revisions to its National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG)
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Today, the National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) 
The ICD-10 delay forced many healthcare organizations to rethink their ICD-10 staffing and implem
Many healthcare organizations have experienced the benefits of an established and successful CDI
HIM and other healthcare professionals looking for best practice tips to improve care for LGTBT i
Join us October 26 in Charleston, South Carolina, at the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum Revenue I
CMS and the American Medical Association (AMA) may have made peace regarding ICD-10, but it seems
On January 1, 2017, The Joint Commission’s newest National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) will
MARCH 29, 2016
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) The CDC’s National
JULY 18, 2020
The CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is
MAY 15, 2020
Taking down workplace violence in healthcare Can you take a punch? How do you
A vast majority of physician leaders support improving the value of healthcare by increasing qual
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
In case hospitals weren’t devoting enough attention to preventing central line–associ
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
HCPro honors nurses during National Nurses Week 2012 National Nurses W
MAY 7, 2012
Innovating the GME system to better meet the changing healthcare needs of the public and provide
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
NADONA/LTC National Conference is being held June 7-11, 2014 in Anaheim, California.
NADONA/LTC National Conference is being held June 7-11, 2014 in Anaheim, California.
NADONA/LTC National Conference is being held June 7-11, 2014 in Anaheim, California.
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM), along with more than 20 professional and educational orga
DECEMBER 23, 2016
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced this week that ANA President Pamela F. Ci
JUNE 1, 2017
September is traditionally the month when the nation’s students go back to school. So for t
AUGUST 20, 2014
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) The Healthcare Facilities Accred
OCTOBER 29, 2020
The trend of consolidation in the healthcare industry continues and its merits are still being de
JUNE 26, 2014
The American Medical Association (AMA) and a group of major EHR vendors pledged to work with HHS
Healthcare information technology (IT) associations have endorsed some aspects of the federal gov
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
National Nursing Home Week is a time to recognize nursing home staff for their quality of care an
MAY 10, 2010
Boosting physician engagement can not only improve patient care but also increase revenue, accord
JUNE 12, 2014
The OIG adverse events study estimated the national incidence of adverse and temporary harm event
AUGUST 29, 2014
Dear readers, If you are attending the National Association Medical Staff Service
OCTOBER 1, 2015
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) submitted a written request to the ac
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has announced their plans to march
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has contacted CMS regarding claims th
As the ACGME, American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and the American Association of Colleges of
APRIL 22, 2016
In the wake of the latest ICD-10 implementation delay, coders and other healthcare profess
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
Four major healthcare organizations asked CMS to postpone implementation of the severe sepsis and
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
As part of our celebration of National Safety Month we asked you, the safety professional, to let
JULY 23, 2015
Newsletter & Electronic Publishers Association's Association (NEPA) and Editor and Publisher and
JUNE 18, 2003
In the last week of September, CMS gave $347 million to 16 different hospital associations, Quali
OCTOBER 4, 2016
For the last two years, healthcare organizations have been working to comply with the first phase
MARCH 15, 2016
Last week, the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) announced the recipients of the 2017
MAY 18, 2017
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2010
Excerpted from Medical Environment Update Despite healthcare workers’ inhe
JANUARY 19, 2020
As if healthcare facilities didn’t have enough to worry about with the always-changing emer
MAY 1, 2019
"What if the federal government told you that pharmacists were not healthcare providers eve
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced last week that its national telehealth program
The idea behind hand hygiene compliance efforts is to reduce the risk of infection in healthcare
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
Healthcare facilities spend considerable resources trying to prevent and treat pressure ulcers, b
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
After several delays, ICD-10 implementation is finally here. The healthcare industry has spent ye
OCTOBER 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
The Association for Healthcare Accreditation
MAY 11, 2012
An international watchdog for safety and security in healthcare facilities has released a report
JANUARY 1, 2018
The federal government is launching expanded reporting definitions of certain healthcare-associat
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) last week announced it has acqui
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Trade associations across the care continuum joined forces last week to voice their concerns to t
The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the Association of Clinical Do
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
The International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety Foundation (IAHSS) in August
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workpl
JUNE 11, 2014
ACDIS, the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists
AUGUST 1, 2012
On January 21, 2015, the American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), in coordination with
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Heath Care (AAAHC)
OCTOBER 22, 2015
As promised, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has shut down its operation o
  Banning handshakes from healthcare settings may help reduce spreading disease, a
The American Medical Association (AMA) recently adopted a new policy calling on medical schools a
NOVEMBER 20, 2019
  “With SGR behind us, we now can build a forward-looking healthcare system
APRIL 23, 2015
In the never-ending pursuit of the effective management of risks associated with healthcare-acqui
APRIL 20, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Workplace violence is a serious, and growing issue, in healthcare. A
DECEMBER 20, 2018
Submit your HIPAA questions to Associate Editor Jaclyn Fitzgerald at
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), Home Care Association of America, an
Some influential healthcare groups are urging Florida's state lawmakers to expand the use of tele
Good news from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), heart attack and heart fail
Good news from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ): Heart attack and heart fail
HCPro, Inc., has expanded into managed care publishing by acquiring National Health Information,
AUGUST 31, 2006
By Christopher Cheney Healthcare providers can address social determinan
JUNE 25, 2020
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) As the nation con
JUNE 24, 2021
Last year, the American Hospital Association (AHA) sent two letters to President Trump asking hi
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is fast-tracking the development of a new standar
APRIL 1, 2018
By Chris Cheney At the beginning of this year, the National Commission on Certification o
MAY 9, 2019
HIM professionals are at the center of a shift from a paper-based to an electronic healthcare env
National and international medical congresses encourage attendees to “tweet” about th
The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) released new guidelines to help healthcare organiza
JULY 1, 2015
Between 2003 and 2013, 177 physicians who were reported to the National Practitioner Data Bank (N
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
The national rate of physician turnover held steady at just under 7% during the past two years, b
The British Medical Association, which represent junior physicians (i.e., residents) has
MAY 13, 2016
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has raised concerns regarding CMS&rsq
The National Association of Home Care & Hospice is following how the presidential election wi
According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the number of medical school applicant
DECEMBER 10, 2020
The temperature is rising in the standoff between hospitals and healthcare workers who are fighti
OCTOBER 14, 2014
As if healthcare facilities didn’t have enough to worry about with the always-changing emer
MAY 1, 2019
By Jennifer Thew, RN The year 2010 was monumental in healthcare. Not only was the
MARCH 20, 2019
  Healthcare facilities spend considerable resources trying to prevent and treat p
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
This year’s National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Main Residency Match holds the distin
MAY 6, 2020
HIM professionals must be flexible and willing to adapt to the ever-changing healthcare en
New medical student enrollment at the nation’s osteopathic medical colleges has increased b
OCTOBER 31, 2013
A new study from the CDC reveals that about 29,000 deaths were associated with the Clostridium
MARCH 4, 2015
Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
MARCH 18, 2015
Healthcare information technology systems are falling short when it comes to supporting physician
Jefferson Healthcare of Port Townsend, Washington, has launched its Sexual Assault Nurse Examine
JULY 11, 2019
Healthcare facilities in the Houston region have largely returned to normal operations as cleanup
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
  The American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) House of Delegates voted in f
JULY 25, 2014
The FDA issued a safety alert in September around infections associated with reprocessed flexible
OCTOBER 27, 2015
A study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association made headlines thi
CMS accepted an average of 89% of ICD-10 claims submitted during the national front-end te
JUNE 4, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS accepted 76% of all national ICD-10 test claims submitted during its November 2014 ICD
JANUARY 7, 2015
JUSTCODING
More than 750 healthcare organizations recently agreed to participate in CyberRX 2.0, simulated c
The Joint Commission (TJC) this week announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Pati
DECEMBER 13, 2018
  Two studies published in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA)
APRIL 28, 2015
CMS on Oct. 27 provided the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) a draft versi
Last Monday, the National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) saw victory when the U.S
The American Hospital Association (AHA) along with four hospital associations and several hospita
Interoperability remains a challenge even for government entities. A new chapter to the healthcar
Submit your HIPAA questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at
The National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) released a d
  ACOs have been making bigger and bigger splashes along the healthcare continuum,
JANUARY 23, 2015
  ACOs have been making bigger and bigger splashes along the healthcare continuum,
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
ACOs have been making bigger and bigger splashes along the healthcare continuum, and we wa
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
  ACOs have been making bigger and bigger splashes along the healthcare continuum,
JANUARY 30, 2015
The American Hospital Association and its affiliate are collecting information on discharge trans
  Financial need is no longer the main driver for healthcare organization acquisit
JUNE 26, 2014
by Russ Nix, Aegis RX, LLC Is drug diversion a problem in the healthcare
MARCH 20, 2020
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHF) or Ebola is the hot topic right now in healthcare facilities and i
OCTOBER 22, 2014
MARCH 9, 2017
The National Quality Forum (NQF) recently released a series of recommendations calling for the im
JULY 2, 2019
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
Littleton (New Hampshire) Regional Healthcare relies on locum tenens physicians to aug
HCPro Inc., a leader in healthcare education and training, and the Association of Clinical Docume
AUGUST 24, 2010
It was a moment that the healthcare community had been reluctantly anticipating for some time: Me
MARCH 4, 2015
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Despite all the time, money, and energy spent on improving healthcare quality and value, there is
AUGUST 29, 2017
Criminal attacks on the healthcare industry have increased 125% since 2010, and are now the leadi
Many healthcare workers may be putting patients at risk by continuing to work when they have symp
JUNE 20, 2019
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
With all the recent focus on sexual harassment in the workplace, healthcare organizations should
FEBRUARY 13, 2018
Physician Assistants (PA) were among the most-placed healthcare providers last year, based on hi
Patient violence is always a danger to healthcare workers, and in the emergency department worker
JULY 3, 2014
Credentials Verification Organizations (CVOs) perform National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) que
OSHA and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has released a Hospita
MAY 14, 2015
Looking for more data on inpatient stays? The Agency for Healthcare Quality (AHRQ) added informat
The time and effort spent on reporting quality measure data has been a major drain on healthcare
AUGUST 16, 2016
The nation will get a good look this week at the future faces of medicine. Friday is Match Day,
MARCH 20, 2014
Your hospital emergency department (ED) may still be busy, but if your hospital reflects national
State healthcare profession regulatory boards and agencies are now required to submit an attesta
By Tejal K. Gandhi, MD, MPH, CPPS Earlier this year, the National Patient Safety Foundati
JANUARY 6, 2016
Cost reduction has moved into the Top 3 priorities of healthcare leaders, up several spots from l
FEBRUARY 11, 2010
The biggest change to the healthcare coding industry is coming in October, 2013, and HCPro, Inc.,
SEPTEMBER 7, 2010
National Suicide Prevention Week is September 10-16, bringing awareness to the 10th leading cause
SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
HealthLeaders Media, the leading provider of healthcare business information to the c-suite, has
JULY 7, 2010
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
APRIL 12, 2016
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to revenue integrity and Chargemaster educ
Healthcare organizations have plenty of safety-related issues to worry about. Assessing and addre
MAY 29, 2019
A record number of students applied to and enrolled in the nation’s medical schools in 201
OCTOBER 31, 2013
Today (Thursday, April 16) at 1 p.m., Eastern the American Hospital Association (AHA) joins Execu
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) filed comments to CMS regarding the i
The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) recently announced that 886 osteopathic medical school
FEBRUARY 6, 2019
The AMA and the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (A
Last week, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) released an article ca
More than 500 healthcare practices are taking part in a CMS pilot program aimed at preventing hea
JULY 26, 2016
Many healthcare workers may be putting patients at risk by continuing to work when they have symp
JUNE 19, 2019
Many healthcare workers may be putting patients at risk by continuing to work when they have symp
JUNE 20, 2019
  Join us for the first quarterly Biller's Association webcast!
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
The theft of three desktop computers at Bay Area Pain Medical Associates in Sausalito, California
About 90% of hospitals and other healthcare facilities reported using locum tenens physicians at
MARCH 14, 2014
July is known in emergency preparedness circles as National Bioterrorism/Disaster Awarenes
JUNE 25, 2014
Patient harm is a common discussion topic among healthcare practitioner and patient safety advoca
OCTOBER 22, 2014
With an increasing number of regulations, National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG), Sentinel Event Al
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Exposure to hazardous chemicals is an everyday danger for healthcare workers. Here’
In recent years, healthcare officials have been striving to improve care coordination, which can
JANUARY 5, 2016
The Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) recently released i
JULY 23, 2015
Submit your HIPAA questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at
Logic says that electronic health records (EHR) should be a huge boon to healthcare quality. Up-t
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
A new study from the American Heart Association indicates that regular CPR (cardiopulmonary resus
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
HCPro is a company with a talented and experienced staff in healthcare publishing, training, and consulting. Our primary brands—DecisionHealth and HealthLeaders—are widely recognized and highly respected within the healthcare industry.
JANUARY 6, 2009
Healthcare providers cannot expect the justice system to help resolve a huge backlog of Me
JANUARY 9, 2015
The healthcare industry by definition exists to care for the health of each individual. But how w
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
The College of Healthcare Management Executives (CHIME) considers the Merit-Based Incentive Payme
Submit your questions to Associate Editor Nicole Votta at n
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Stethoscopes are a symbol of healthcare. But a new study in the jour
JANUARY 17, 2019
  The American Hospital Association (AHA), along with four hospital associations a
APRIL 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
According to 2017 statistics courtesy of the Association of American Medical Colleges, women curr
DECEMBER 22, 2017
In December, the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) issued
MARCH 1, 2019
There's a new threat on the healthcare horizon. Medical identity theft is running rampant and hac
In a sweeping act of legislation that may affect the future of healthcare safety, late last year
Last week, postacute care (PAC) behemoth Kindred Healthcare, Inc., announced that it has finalize
This March the federal government received an unusual suggestion from the National Quality Forum&
MARCH 28, 2017
By Brian Ward In honor of National Falls Prevention Day on September 22,
SEPTEMBER 1, 2019
By Christopher Cheney Last week, nearly 400 healthcare profession
OCTOBER 29, 2020
The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators (AANAC)
DECEMBER 18, 2015
  The National Association Medical Staff Services (NAMSS) has released the Ideal C
By Michelle Clarke The American Association of Col
MARCH 20, 2019
Workplace violence against healthcare workers is an issue that's getting well-deserved attention.
DECEMBER 4, 2019
HCPro, Inc., the leading provider of educational and information solutions for the healthcare reg
DECEMBER 18, 2009
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