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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
An analysis of more than a million surgeries performed from 2008 to 2013 found that those in whic
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
A new study by the assistant-home-visits-significantly
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
  The staff at Health and Beauty Cosmetic Surgery in West Palm Beach, Florida, fac
JUNE 12, 2014
New studies show overlapping surgery isn’t as risky (or as time saving) as once thought
MARCH 1, 2018
  ADL assistance
  Restorative care for residents after hip surgery
OCTOBER 1, 2014
A new nationwide study confirms that patients believe physician assistants (PA) add value to hea
The American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS) will adopt the trade name American Board of Foot
Does the OR in your ambulatory surgery center (ASC) have a functioning AED or standard defibrilla
The practice of concurrent surgery is common and has been accepted for so long that it might be
MARCH 17, 2016
Privileging physician assistants in urology Editor's note
Some physicians are for robotic surgery; some are not. This is the issue of debate in an article
AUGUST 20, 2015
A meta-analysis of 22 studies involving nearly 20,000 residents from general surgery programs dis
DECEMBER 23, 2016
An article in the February edition of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery has found that stat
JANUARY 19, 2016
Junior surgery residents are getting less exposure to common surgeries, according to a study publ
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
Since the da Vinci Surgery System was granted FDA approval in 2000, robotic surgery has b
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Q: I have been told to use the general surgery CPT® codes in the 20000 series for r
APRIL 30, 2014
JUSTCODING
  Two operators of ambulatory surgery center (ASC), Surgery Partners and Symbion,
JUNE 26, 2014
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
In the midst of the worse influenza season in years, HHS’ Office of the Assistant Secretary
APRIL 1, 2018
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
JUNE 23, 2017
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
APRIL 17, 2019
Examining data for patients who underwent spine surgery when residents were present, resea
OCTOBER 3, 2014
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
“I’m sorry sir, we have to cancel your surgery today.”  
JUNE 6, 2014
Joan Rivers’ death following treatment at a Manhattan ambulatory surgery center was tragic
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
A new study found that out of the 310 million surgery patients who receive surgery every year, 50
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) has joined the American Board of Medical Specialtie
A Leapfrog Group report found that hospitals need to improve high-risk surgery patient outcomes.
MARCH 17, 2015
A new study released in the Annals of Surgery identified the five key components to reducing the
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Physicians would be able to increase the number of physician assistants they supervise from four
APRIL 24, 2014
Code this as a complication of the joint replacement surgery with M96.840 (Postprocedural hematom
ACTIVITIES IN ASSISTED LIVING: CREA
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
One of the fiercest fights in surgery is about ears. Do you cover them while conducting surgery?
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
For home health patients, may we accept orders for labs from a physician assistant (PA) w
Limiting residents to 16-hour shifts appears to have led to negative consequences for surgery p
APRIL 4, 2014
AUGUST 20, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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APRIL 15, 2015
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MAY 27, 2015
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JUNE 10, 2015
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JUNE 24, 2015
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During an emergency, CMS has the expectation that agency staff should be able to assist in their
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
FEBRUARY 15, 2019
A rising number of reports about deaths, injuries, and malfunctions linked to the robotic surgery
Q: One of our ophthalmologists orders mitomycin after his surgeries. We have a cha
A California hospital continued to allow surgeries in its operating rooms earlier this year even
OCTOBER 22, 2014
The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) issued a warning this week to all
A: While this is a “new method” during the surgery for administering the medic
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
Does your hospital still require patients to fast eight hours before surgery? Are your nurses sti
OCTOBER 13, 2015
While CMS’ new payment rule bundling hip and knee replacement surgeries may have sparked so
DECEMBER 15, 2015
A former plastic surgery resident with the Lehigh Valley Health Network was sentenced to four yea
APRIL 8, 2016
  A research letter recently published in the JAMA Surgery suggests that gamificat
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
A study of nearly 200 hip and knee arthroplasty surgeries found that on average the doors to the
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
A surgical resident is suing St. Louis University, its surgery residency program director, and ch
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
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
While an advanced practice registered nurses (APRAs) or physician assistants (PAs) can do a face-to-
Physician assistants (PA) make up 10% of the primary care workforce and 9% of clinicians in comm
As of December 15, Joint Commission surveys for ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) will include a
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
The orthopedic surgery program at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx is employing a technique
MARCH 11, 2016
Z47.1 (Aftercare following joint replacement surgery) and I10 (Essential (primary) hypertension)
Despite their name, “never events” such as wrong-site surgeries, retained surgical ob
JUNE 14, 2016
Morning Consult conducted a poll by the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) that found tha
DECEMBER 18, 2015
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
JUSTCODING
JUNE 25, 2014
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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
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery notes that bariatric surgeries have stea
JULY 26, 2018
MARCH 26, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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The AMA and the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (A
Unplanned hospital readmissions for patients following surgery are primarily due to new surgical
A woman comes to the hospital lobby asking to visit a friend who has recently had surgery. The vi
DECEMBER 3, 2015
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 6, 2018
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
PNs - along with occupational and physical therapy assistants - aren?t qualified to establish the Me
MARCH 9, 2017
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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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
  Hospitals in underserved areas may receive assistance funding additional trainin
AUGUST 1, 2014
Nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistants (PA) were originally envisioned to provide pri
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
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by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, De
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
As you know, ACDIS regularly asks for assistance with industry and
MARCH 26, 2014
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To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
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To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
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by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
APRIL 12, 2018
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
OCTOBER 13, 2017
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
APRIL 28, 2017
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor; and Sarwan Kumar, MD, inter
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JULY 12, 2012
by Deepak Gupta, MD, anesthesiology clinical assistant professor, Wayne State University, Det
MAY 18, 2018