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You note that CMS is adding “emerging infectious diseases” to the current definition
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHIA, CCS,
The emergency department is at the forefront of hospitals’ access and quality. Dynamic heal
MAY 9, 2011
A new study published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine found that patients are less l
JULY 22, 2014
Hospital volunteers, health professionals, and local fire departments participated in an extensiv
AUGUST 25, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Almost half of emergency physicians and abou
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
More than $840 million in emergency preparedness funding was awarded by the U.S. Department of He
On March 10, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched a new Accountable C
MARCH 20, 2015
According to a press release that went out on Feb 12, 2015, The U.S. Department of Health and Hum
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Summa Health System’s emergency program at Akron (Ohio) City Hospital will lose its accredi
MARCH 31, 2017
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
  OIG's Work Plan update reveals sharper focus on SNF service delivery
AUGUST 5, 2016
  Transforming Health Care Delivery through the CMS Innovation Center: Better Care, Healthier P
MARCH 10, 2017
  An undercover investigation by the Houston Police Department and the FDA has led
APRIL 9, 2015
Integrated delivery networks (IDN), faced with Accountable Care Organization (ACO) arrangements,
JANUARY 29, 2016
This instructor worksheet from Critical Thinking in the Emergency Department, Second Edition will
JUNE 22, 2017
  Researchers are studying whether equipping emergency department physicians with
APRIL 23, 2015
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
Federal Trade Commission staff have issued written support for a Department of Veterans Affairs p
JULY 28, 2016
As retail clinics expand in number and in scope of services, they could emerge as a threat to som
CMS announced on September 8 that it had finalized new emergency response requirements for health
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
Facilities have less than 20 days to fully comply with CMS’ new emergency preparedness rule
OCTOBER 26, 2017
A fire in a light fixture caused the July 22 evacuation of the emergency department at Sentara Vi
JULY 23, 2015
A burned-out transformer in an external light fixture triggered a fire alarm and major emergency
OCTOBER 8, 2015
  Medicaid patients who visit the emergency department (ED) are seeking treatment
AUGUST 14, 2014
  The California Department of Health has fined Sutter General Hospital in Sacrame
MAY 14, 2014
by John Palmer Running out of water in an emergency is not something a h
DECEMBER 7, 2019
CMS finalizes emergency preparedness of Medicare/Medicaid-certified facilities
 While the year seemed to start out relatively quietly on the emergency front (relative bein
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Health last week published its annual adverse health event report, wi
MARCH 3, 2015
While emergency medicine (EM) residents have historically entered a robust job market, the COVID-
MARCH 9, 2021
Emergency departments (ED) are dealing with unprecedented demand. New statistics released by the
DECEMBER 2, 2014
Violent incidents in hospitals, especially in the emergency department where 24/7 operations can
JANUARY 15, 2015
To cut down on medication errors in its emergency department (ED), Children’s Medical Cente
JUNE 10, 2014
Amid the healthcare industry’s efforts to reduce the overuse of emergency departments, a n
Your hospital emergency department (ED) may still be busy, but if your hospital reflects national
Emergency department (ED) nurses are often victims of violence, but fail to report it, according
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
To pay for an emergency medicine residency position, Grand River Hospital in Kitchener, Ontario,
DECEMBER 9, 2016
Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, R.I., has been ordered by the state Department of Hea
APRIL 8, 2014
Schedule staff drills and update emergency carts to prevent RFIs Malignant hyperthermia
OCTOBER 1, 2017
 A proposed new emergency management
JUNE 5, 2014
A new study by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) shows that violence in America
DECEMBER 1, 2018
According to a national survey of more than 3,500 emergency department (ED) physicians, approxima
OCTOBER 12, 2018
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Today, more and more emergency departments (ED) are using designated case managers to improve car
Many emergency nurses are used to dealing with badly injured patients and sudden death, but when
APRIL 28, 2016
Emergencies that introduce contamination into a hospital require a special type of planni
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
The Department of Health and Human Services announced a $195 million grant to support the Hospi
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
To reduce emergency department (ED) readmissions, Kaiser Permanente Northwest has connected frequ
JUNE 23, 2016
Although it plays an important role in care planning, delivery, and coordination, the care plan f
A study published in Health Affairs found that emergency rooms (ER) haven’t been taking ste
DECEMBER 14, 2015
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a
Time’s almost up: CMS emergency prep CoPs kick in soon Th
OCTOBER 1, 2017
A new report from the Department of Health and Human Services says hospitals in the tri-state New
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
An incoming patient wrapped in a cocoon of thick plastic emerged from the back of an ambulance at
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Between 1997 and 2011, the number of deaths in emergency departments (ED) has been cut nearly in
JULY 12, 2016
Security changes designed to improve communication between the Milwaukee Police Department
APRIL 3, 2014
  QAPI: What is the billing department's role?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
JUNE 11, 2014
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
MAY 2, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
APRIL 30, 2019
Services furnished in a provider-based department are generally billed in two or more claims&mdas
Unprecedented wildfires in California have forced hospitals to not only test their emergency plan
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Build off any protocols you already have for handling extra-busy days at your emergency departmen
FEBRUARY 6, 2020
The emergency department (ED) case manager has a number of critical functions in any hospital. Du
How much of a role can emergency departments (ED) play in preventing suicide attempts? The world&
By Christopher Cheney An examination of emergency department visi
JUNE 10, 2021
 CMS releases proposed emergency preparedness requirements
Patient violence is always a danger to healthcare workers, and in the emergency department worker
JULY 3, 2014
A September 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of In
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
As retail clinics expand in number and in scope of services, they could emerge as a threat to som
Emergency planning: Preparing for a winter storm As the first fl
JANUARY 5, 2017
Now that CMS and The Joint Commission are placing greater emphasis on emergency management, this
JULY 29, 2015
Consult your emergency management plan when facing an impending storm, and update this plan with
After CMS review, The Joint Commission has finally prepublished revisions to the Emergency Manage
The President declared a state of emergency for the United States Virgin Islands, Commonwealth of
While an all-hazards risk assessment is required for the annual review of your emergency prepared
AUGUST 10, 2017
Q: A patient came to the emergency department with shortness of breath (SOB). The admittin
By Scott Mace, Health Leaders Media The U.S. Department of Health
JULY 1, 2021
Looking to improve your case management department’s performance? Get close to your IT depa
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) The public health emerge
Changes in the healthcare delivery landscape and scope-of-practice laws are driving demand for a
CMS and medical reviewers pay close attention to patterns in care delivery and HHRG data. They ar
In June, a patient in a South Carolina emergency room was charged with assault after a security g
OCTOBER 19, 2019
A nationwide survey of more than 300 emergency medicine physicians found that they are more miser
OCTOBER 29, 2015
Emergency care in the United States is just barely getting a passing grade, according to a
APRIL 10, 2014
Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
MARCH 18, 2015
Q: In the event of a natural disaster or public health emergency, do organizations still
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) As anyone in emergency p
JUNE 24, 2021
CMS is offering providers a version of its online training for surveyors on the new emergency pre
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Do you see room in your practice for a productivity advantage? “My background is emergency
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency department (ED) documentation? Can you code from tes
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Samples from a poultry farm in Alabama are being studied by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (U
MARCH 16, 2017
Consider using roll-down doors on emergency department exam rooms, breakaway clothes hooks on wal
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
A crucial part of any hospital’s emergency plan revolves around communication, because with
MAY 7, 2015
By Brian Ward Do you have an idea for an emergency preparedness p
DECEMBER 12, 2019
MAY 5, 2015
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Expect emergency prepare
JANUARY 10, 2021
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
The Los Angeles Country Department of Health’s computers were recently the target of a cybe
MARCH 2, 2016
The Department of Labor’s (DOL) final rule, issued this week, increases minimum salary req
The Denton County (Texas) Health Department began notifying tuberculosis (TB) clinic patients of
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
DECEMBER 1, 2017
At 10 p.m. on May 20, 2018, a patient was transported by the fire department to Loretto Hospital
Periodically, the whole concept of adopting plain language codes for emergency response plan acti
JULY 7, 2016
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
by Brian Ward (bward@hcpro.com) Every year, emergency events seem to be
JANUARY 29, 2021
Recent tragedies have highlighted the importance of emergency nurses, and Nurse Leader Insider wo
OCTOBER 12, 2017
by Josh Poltilove and A.J. Plunkett Review emergency preparedness policies and pro
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) In case your emergency p
JULY 29, 2021
Q: We have had residents who are inmates of the sheriff's depart. Because of bei
MARCH 20, 2015
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN What is the current state of the emergency nursing workforce?
JUNE 12, 2019
The Department of Justice (DOJ) recovered $5.69 billion in False Claims Act settlements in fiscal
About 25 wailing people who appeared to possess multiple injuries were attended to by emergency m
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
As the designated emergency management professional within your healthcare organization, you have
DECEMBER 4, 2014
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
OCTOBER 1, 2018
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing announced October 10 that it unintent
The St. Louis County Health Department recently discovered that a document containing PHI was ema
Hackers recently gained unauthorized access to a computer server at the Montana Department of Pub
During an emergency, the hospital should determine the level of control that is needed for the pa
About 90% of the hospitals in Missouri have begun implementing a new emergency announcemen
MAY 1, 2014
Of the 30 million children treated in emergency rooms (ER) every year, about 90% are in general c
APRIL 30, 2015
The average medical school debt for emergency medicine residents is $212,000, which is about 25%
MAY 20, 2016
Researchers found that male and female emergency medicine residents scored similarly on evaluatio
MARCH 10, 2017
During an emergency, CMS has the expectation that agency staff should be able to assist in their
One of your most crucial roles as the person in charge of emergency preparation at your hospital
JULY 16, 2015
NOVEMBER 7, 2006
Provider-based clinics and departments are increasingly common at hospitals, but the rules for pr
The Medicare Boot Camp—Provider-Based Departments Version provides educati
The Medicare Boot Camp—Provider-Based Departments Version provides educati
Emergency medicine residents at Southern Illinois University Medical School won’t be encoun
JUNE 6, 2014
Researchers found that found that 85% of emergency medical residents were able to correctl
OCTOBER 31, 2014
  In order to avoid long waits in the emergency room (ER), several hospitals are o
JULY 10, 2014
New superbugs are emerging that the CDC and other agencies say can’t be stopped. Here&rsqu
The Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance will verify a practition
A joint investigation by the Florida Department of Health’s Orlando Unlicensed Activity Un
The U.S. Department of Justice has reached a settlement with 32 hospitals in 15 states to resolve
DECEMBER 31, 2015
Medical facilities still have the better part of a year before the new emergency preparedness rul
MARCH 30, 2017
Time is running out to meet the new emergency management (EM) Conditions of Participation (CoP) a
AUGUST 15, 2017
By Brian Ward The FDA has issued two emergency use authorization
APRIL 16, 2020
To better understand the frequency and type of services furnished in provider-based depart
The U.S. District Court issued a temporary restraining order that prevents a U.S. Department of L
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
AUGUST 4, 2016
A man has died after shooting himself in the lobby of a hospital emergency room in Woodbur
MARCH 27, 2014
The U.S. has been rocked in recent months by major emergencies, from the flooding in Houston, the
MARCH 1, 2018
Two weeks ago, the U.S. State Department announced it was suspending processing visas, due to the
APRIL 1, 2020
You never know when an unexpected emergency will test your facility’s ability to perform un
APRIL 16, 2015
If you’re in charge of emergency management at your facility, you’ve probably done a
MARCH 5, 2015
Guidance for the deployment of the Emergency Use Approval (EUA) Zika virus testsOn March 25, CMS
A patient hit a nurse’s foot with a stun gun during a fight in the emergency room of Roper
JUNE 12, 2019
Revenues from Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audits a
The Department of Veterans Affairs must hire “tens of thousands of new doctors, new nurses,
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced last week that its national telehealth program
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released its Agency Financial Report for fiscal
A new Department of Health and Human Services report shows that Medicare spending for each indivi
A new program administered by the Connecticut State Department of Public Health requires that all
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
Emergency management experts stress the importance of training and preparing to be self-sufficien
OCTOBER 29, 2015
Q: Our CDI specialists will present to our inpatient rehabilitation department (including
  New Mexico State Police are investigating how a man worked as an emergency medic
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 22, 2016
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Emergency management ASHE study offers guidelines for emergency power res
JANUARY 1, 2018
As your hospital's emergency planner and safety professional, there's a lot on your plate these d
JUNE 30, 2016
A man apparently frustrated by the locked doors of the emergency room at a South Carolina
JUNE 12, 2014
Sound emergency planning requires safety professionals to adopt an "all-hazards" approa
DECEMBER 17, 2015
The Department of Health and Human Services (
Medtronic Inc. will pay the U.S. Department of Justice $9.9 million to settle a lawsuit that acc
As terrible as the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) scandal is, it does bring widesprea
JUNE 12, 2014
On March 30, 2016, the Department of Justice announced the launch of 10 regional Elder Justice T
Editor's note: This Q&A was taken from the HCPro webinar "Emergency Planning: Conduc
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
The Ohio Hospital Association and the state health department are urging Ohio’s hosp
APRIL 16, 2014
With a contract about to expire in about 5 weeks, nurses with the San Francisco Department
MAY 28, 2014
Physician privileges have jumped from the medical staff services department to front-page news, a
DECEMBER 3, 2014
DECEMBER 10, 2014
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) recovered a record-breaking $5.69 billion in False Claims Ac
The HIM department typically manages release of information (ROI) , but privacy and security offi