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  OPPE for surgical PAs
HealthLeaders Media Releases New Report on Surgical Services for Value, Patient Experienc
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
  ADL assistance
Privileging physician assistants in urology Editor's note
Nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistants (PA) were originally envisioned to provide pri
Ten hospitals in the Tennessee Surgical Quality Collaborative (TSQC) reduced surgical complicatio
AUGUST 5, 2014
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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If a patient has a Stage 4 pressure ulcer that remains a Stage 4 after surgical debrideme
Unplanned hospital readmissions for patients following surgery are primarily due to new surgical
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
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by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
APRIL 17, 2019
  The Medical and Surgical section (first character 0) is by far the largest section
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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A study out of Canada offers a surprising counterclaim to a 2009 claim that surgical check
MARCH 19, 2014
Surgical checklists have long been touted as a way to prevent adverse events, but a new study fou
JANUARY 15, 2015
A new study disputes a common stereotype that women who become pregnant during surgical training
Infections are the leading of post-surgical readmissions, according to a new study. Of nearly 500
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
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The Ohio House recently passed a bill aiming to authorize eligible physician assistants to write
An overwhelming majority of patients believe physician assistants (PA) improve quality of
OCTOBER 23, 2014
RNs and nursing assistants do not always communicate optimally. In many institutions, nursing ass
JULY 30, 2015
Yes. Maintaining, cleaning, and caring for the assistive device can be done by the home health a
JULY 15, 2015
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APRIL 8, 2015
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A surgical resident is suing St. Louis University, its surgery residency program director, and ch
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Only 25% of surgical training programs in America have incorporated at least some degree of surgi
FEBRUARY 23, 2018
Physicians would be able to increase the number of physician assistants they supervise from four
APRIL 24, 2014
ACTIVITIES IN ASSISTED LIVING: CREA
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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For home health patients, may we accept orders for labs from a physician assistant (PA) w
  Researchers found that the average surgical times in July, when newly trained ph
JANUARY 30, 2015
During an emergency, CMS has the expectation that agency staff should be able to assist in their
The 31 root operations in the Medical and Surgical section of the ICD-10-PCS Manual can be
MARCH 26, 2014
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DECEMBER 23, 2014
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New information about the causes of surgical site infections (SSI) might one day help to better p
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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An assistant medical professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has created a tool that she
JANUARY 27, 2015
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not i
JULY 10, 2015
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not
If you walk onto the medical-surgical units in Boston Medical Center (BMC), you may notice
APRIL 23, 2014
Surgical bundles have become commonplace in the healthcare industry, particularly to help stave o
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
A recent survey conducted by LA BioMed asked surgical residents to state what an ideal salary wou
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
An assistive device is anything that helps a homecare patient with activities of daily living (AD
  A licensed physician assistant was sentenced to 15 years in prison and ordered t
OCTOBER 30, 2014
The following tips may assist staff in determining whether a disease or condition may be identifi
1. Assistive devices are effective only for patients with long-term injuries or permanent
Q: Did CMS increase packaging for surgical procedures in 2014? Our surger
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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AUGUST 26, 2015
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Results of the Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) Trial find tha
DECEMBER 2, 2016
Surgical bundles have become commonplace in the healthcare industry, particularly to help stave o
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
The growing physician assistant (PA) field has led some medical schools to expand their PA progr
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
“Nevada needs more doctors now, and these positions will assist the state in attracting, e
OCTOBER 28, 2016
Physician assistants (PA) make up 10% of the primary care workforce and 9% of clinicians in comm
Q: Could you please explain unrelated surgical procedure DRGs? Also can you explain h
A new study by the assistant-home-visits-significantly
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Morning Consult conducted a poll by the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) that found tha
DECEMBER 18, 2015
While many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual surgical sect
  A small group of residents improved its performance on a robotic surgical proced
JUNE 20, 2014
Q: I am a hospital-based registered nurse working in a same day surgical environment. I'm
A patient’s consent is an integral part of any surgical or interventional procedure. 
JUNE 2, 2016
A study released by Journal of Surgical Research this month found a link between the rea
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Starting January 1, 2017, two-thirds of ambulatory surgical centers (ASC) using the Medicare-deem
DECEMBER 1, 2016
CPT has granted coders a new code, 58674 (laparoscopy, surgical, ablation of uterine fibroid(s),
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Physician Assistants (PA) were among the most-placed healthcare providers last year, based on hi
The January 2014 issue of AMA's CPT® Assistant created confusion ove
JUNE 18, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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A new nationwide study confirms that patients believe physician assistants (PA) add value to hea
Leaders of the Alabama Society of Physician Assistants (PA) are celebrating the recent approval o
MARCH 18, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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More practices are using nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) in new ways and
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Staff trainer quiz 1. Assistive devices are effective o
Q: We erroneously included a surgical inpatient-only procedure on an inpatient Medicare
Despite their name, “never events” such as wrong-site surgeries, retained surgical ob
JUNE 14, 2016
CMS’ Physician Compare website is intended to assist patients in finding the "best&quo
Allegations of physician misconduct and negligence. “Assistant physicians” in Missou
Attention nurse leaders in organizations without designated "lift teams" or assistive d
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
 A new study suggests that care provided by nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistant
AUGUST 19, 2015
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OCTOBER 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
JUNE 23, 2017
APRIL 9, 2014
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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APRIL 2, 2014
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APRIL 9, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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Slightly less than half of nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistants (PA) responding to
JANUARY 28, 2015
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  Hospitals in underserved areas may receive assistance funding additional trainin
AUGUST 1, 2014
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
Do you use computer-assisted coding software at your facility? Yes
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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Do you use computer-assisted coding software at your facility? Yes
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Written by Jennifer Thew, RN Take time, educate patients, and use assistive tech
OCTOBER 13, 2016
In the midst of the worse influenza season in years, HHS’ Office of the Assistant Secretary
APRIL 1, 2018
We can choose from 31 root operations in the ICD-10-PCS Medical and Surgical section, but biopsy
The 31 root operations in the ICD-10-PCS Medical and Surgical section are often divided in
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, De
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
by Gerry Blass, president & CEO, and Ken Reiher, VP operations, ComplyAssistant
FEBRUARY 2, 2020
As you know, ACDIS regularly asks for assistance with industry and
MARCH 26, 2014
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NOVEMBER 11, 2015
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Patient classification systems (PCS), also known as patient acuity systems, are used to assist a
SEPTEMBER 10, 2019
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
AUGUST 22, 2019
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JUNE 18, 2012
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
HCPro, Inc., a leader in assisting hospitals with meeting The Joint Commission's National Patie
NOVEMBER 18, 2009
JULY 30, 2014
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NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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MAY 20, 2015
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As with ICD-9, there are ample resources are available to assist you with coding and clini
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
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JANUARY 6, 2009
JULY 9, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
JUSTCODING
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
OCTOBER 13, 2017
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
NOVEMBER 1, 2019
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JULY 12, 2012
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
AUGUST 20, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS has released additional resources to assist eligible professionals (EP) participating in its
DECEMBER 15, 2015
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
APRIL 28, 2017
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
FEBRUARY 15, 2019
AUGUST 27, 2014
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October 2014 update of the ambulatory surgical center (ASC) payment system
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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