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Hypertension is the medical term for high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of blood ag
This article is an excerpt from pressure-injuries-in-l
DECEMBER 15, 2017
  Pressure Ulcers
Debriding a pressure ulcer does not change the nature of the wound or make it a surgical wound. I
JULY 15, 2015
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A new blood test that predicts the onset of Alzheimer's disease and mild dementia could lead to m
MARCH 14, 2014
The Joint Commission seeks public comment on a set of six draft patient blood management performa
MARCH 24, 2015
  President "will keep turning up the pressure" until pharmaceutical industry puts patients fir
JULY 23, 2014
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1. a 2. c 3. b 4. a, b, c, e 5. blood supply (or blood flow)
The guidance that the response to M1311 (Current number of unhealed pressure ulcers at ea
If a patient has a Stage 4 pressure ulcer that remains a Stage 4 after surgical debrideme
Continue to code a pressure ulcer treated with a skin graft as a pressure ulcer that’s unst
Healthcare facilities spend considerable resources trying to prevent and treat pressure ulcers, b
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
Codes for pressure ulcers in ICD-10-CM include more information than ICD-9-CM codes, but s
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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Nursing homes dramatically reduced pressure ulcer rates and restraint use in the last thre
APRIL 2, 2014
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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You’ll soon have 71 new codes to capture varying severities of non-pressure chronic ulcers
In 2006, a blood transfusion error at one of Vidant Health's facilities led to a patient r
JUNE 11, 2014
Hospitals are being fined unfairly when their patients develop blood clots, even when they can sh
AUGUST 4, 2015
Pressure ulcers got some attention in the PPS final rule, specifically related to payment for neg
Nursing homes might be able to cut their pressure ulcer rates by giving nurses more control over
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
Q: We are having trouble determining how to assign a code for a pressure ulcer that begins
Though they can’t be seen, there are hun-dreds of tiny organisms living in blood and other
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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Q: In terms of coding blood transfusions, does the documentation of which intravenous (IV) s
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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Q:  Should a blood tranfusion received at an outpatient clinic be coded on the
  The latest Alzheimer's blood test is promising; as it appears to accurately
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
Officials at the Utah hospital where a nurse was arrested in July for refusing to draw blood fro
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
Have you ever been pressured to report a code you knew to be inappropriate? I
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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Some pressure ulcer data was mistakenly excluded from recent CMS reports on quality measures for
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure t
JUNE 1, 2018
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure
JULY 1, 2018
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure t
MAY 1, 2018
Starting Oct. 1, 2017, you’ll be able to capture the severity of non-pressure chronic ulcer
Q: A patient is admitted with a high white blood count, tachycardia, tachypnea, and chi
APRIL 23, 2014
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“Residents feel so many pressures from residency … Having a positive, enthusiastic,
MARCH 23, 2018
by Kirsten Dize Significant shifts in how to stage a pressure ulcer when scabbin
Vascular dementia is caused by impaired blood flow to the brain, which damages the brain's
Angina occurs when the heart doesn't get enough blood due to narrow or blocked coronary arteries.
 1. Fill in the chart of normal recommended blood sugar levels with the missing numbers:
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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MARCH 25, 2015
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You may feel some extra pressure to get your annual flu shot this year thanks to a new federal la
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
Many years ago I worked in a lab that often received dry ice in boxes with our blood product deli
AUGUST 11, 2016
Have you ever been pressured to report a code you knew to be inappropriate? No
JULY 23, 2014
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Have you ever been pressured to report a code you knew to be inappropriate? No
JULY 30, 2014
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AUGUST 6, 2014
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AUGUST 13, 2014
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CMS deleted HCPCS code C1300 (hyperbaric oxygen [HBO] under pressure, full body chamber, p
Expect CMS to continue to put pressure on The Joint Commission (TJC) and other accrediting organi
OCTOBER 9, 2018
APRIL 23, 2014
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Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
DECEMBER 27, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
DECEMBER 13, 2016
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Coronary artery disease (CAD) develops when the arteries that supply the blood to the heart muscl
JUNE 25, 2014
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
JULY 29, 2015
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Maryland hospitals are proving that under pressure, it is possible to get just about all h
JUNE 11, 2014
Olympus Corp., recently under pressure about improperly disinfected GI scopes that may have trans
APRIL 23, 2015
MARCH 11, 2015
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Alerting the general public to the problem of safe patient handling might put pressure on hospita
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a l
AUGUST 26, 2015
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Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a l
Physician practices are under increasing financial pressure, and Medicare accounts for a large po
JULY 9, 2014
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The benefits of mobility among hospitalized patients are well-known—decreased pressure ulce
AUGUST 16, 2018
The benefits of mobility among hospitalized patients are well-known: decreased pressure ulcers,
Coronary artery disease (CAD) develops when the arteries that supply the blood to the heart muscl
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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MARCH 26, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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BY A.J. PLUNKETT (APLUNKETT@H3.GROUP) Expect CMS to continue pressuring
DECEMBER 1, 2018
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