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  Featured member resource: MDS chart audit tool
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
  Tools to conduct an admission audit on your facility
DECEMBER 14, 2018
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has released a new online tool that could h
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
 Therapy tools/documentatio
Auditing Evaluation and Management Services, Second Edition, will help
Auditing Evaluation and Management Services, Second Edition, will help
DECEMBER 29, 2015
With HIPAA audits slated to resume and Office for Civil Rights (OCR) monetary settlements steadil
Facility safety Annual facility review checklist. Jan., p. 4. Checklist: En
Ready or not, Phase 2 of OCR's HIPAA audit program is nearly ready to begin, and healthcare organ
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
HHS begins Phase 2 HIPAA audits The Department of Health and Hu
safety-systems-chapt
DECEMBER 28, 2015
This helpful tool from safety-strategies-fall-preventio
DECEMBER 22, 2017
PATIENT SAFETY & QUALITY HEALTHCARE (www.psqh.c
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
The Joint Commission (TJC) announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Patient Safety
 Documentation tools/docume
Solid leadership is central to promoting and sustaining a culture of safety in any healthcare org
APRIL 13, 2017
For eight years, while performing lab safety audits, I have cited a couple of labs for having key
JANUARY 7, 2016
Healthcare employers should consider the safety and health of workers when choosing which environ
JUNE 23, 2016
EHRs are vulnerable to fraud despite the existence of tools to prevent and combat fraud and abuse
This is an excerpt from safety-strategies-fall-prev
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
With the myriad of responsibilities a home health administrator must discharge each day, auditing
The following is expert advice from audits-surviva
AUGUST 24, 2018
Your facility is explored from top to bottom for life safety compliance when life safety surveyor
JANUARY 4, 2018
Your facility is explored from top to bottom for life safety compliance when life safety surveyor
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
In the wake of the Ebola outbreak, some hospitals are looking at their environmental cleaning pra
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
Gain the tools and guidance to create a culture of high reliability and safety within your organi
JANUARY 11, 2018
A new set of tools was released last week to help protect patients from safety risks caused by he
APRIL 12, 2018
Many lab managers and safety professionals tell me they cannot get staff to maintain compliance w
MARCH 24, 2016
The Joint Commission has clarified its expectations for the Life Safety (LS) and Environment of C
AUGUST 4, 2015
  Ongoing auditing for valid ICD-10 codes
DECEMBER 18, 2015
  Unannounced audit! What do you need to review first?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  Survey preparation: How self-audit practices come from QAPI
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
  Reduce your audit risk: How to analyze the UB-04
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
  What to do post-audit: How to set yourself up for success
DECEMBER 8, 2017
  What do you need for an unannounced audit?
DECEMBER 22, 2017
  CMS now conducting on-site and off-site PBJ audits
MARCH 16, 2018
  Q&A: Post-Medicare audit processes
  Case studies and scenarios: Various types of audits
  CMS promises targeted Medicaid audits, stricter enforcement
Your role as a life safety professional in your healthcare facility is clear-cut and important. T
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Editor’s note: In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety offi
The Joint Commission announced it was changing its interim life safety measure (ILSM) evaluation
APRIL 4, 2017
MARCH 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
Life safety concerns continue to be a central focus for healthcare accrediting agencies. Life saf
OCTOBER 13, 2016
The National Safety Council has safety/get-involved/na
JUNE 21, 2018
 We’re proud to release the newest feature of the Patient Safety & Quality Health
AUGUST 23, 2016
In patient safety, when hospital accreditors take an interest in something, you should as well.
Hospitals are intended to be a place where people get well, so a fire is an environmental service
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Between hand hygiene, sterile practices, environmental cleaning, and a host of other infec
APRIL 9, 2014
  Obstructing audits could lead to Medicare exclusion for long-term care facilities
MARCH 17, 2017
  CMS makes several Medicaid announcements, including new audits and requirement for budget neu
AUGUST 24, 2018
For anyone out there in the hospital safety or engineering world that needs a little help underst
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
The Office for Civil Rights’ (OCR) phase two HIPAA audits officially began last week when t
The Life Safety Code® Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities is the perfect companion to your
JANUARY 8, 2019
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of four articles on Patient Safety Indicat
APRIL 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCR Director Jocelyn Samuels recently stated that audit procedures for phase two HIPAA audits hav
Editor's note: See newsletter PDF for included tool. Provid
AUGUST 30, 2018
You can never conduct too many chart audits. However, there are certain time points when you shou
  In 2009, Main Line Health evaluated its safety culture and identified preventable
APRIL 28, 2015
Laboratory safety professionals are busier than ever, so proper safety training for lab staff is
APRIL 6, 2017
This will be a big year for audits between the new Recovery Auditors hitting the ground later t
Three revisions to The Joint Commission’s Life Safety and Environment of Care chapters will
FEBRUARY 6, 2018
Plan staff activities for National Patient Safety Awareness Week
In a highly-anticipated move, CMS has officially adopted the 2012 edition of the Life Safety
JUNE 9, 2016
Efforts to improve patient safety are paying off, according to a new Health and Human Services (H
DECEMBER 13, 2016
In a highly-anticipated move, CMS has officially adopted the 2012 edition of the Life Safety Cod
JUNE 9, 2016
Is it possible to overemphasize the importance of safety conversations between frontline supervis
MAY 31, 2018
Editor's note: In this excerpt from the new HCPro book Analyzing the Hospital Life Safety Sur
JANUARY 1, 2018
Conducting pre-billing audits can be challenging, but when done correctly, it can save organizati
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
Q&A: IHI and NPSF merge to push patient safety initiatives Edit
Revenues from Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audits a
Check out this free tool from the Shared Governance Training Program! Click the
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
This tool for reflection can help you learn from mistakes and guide your thoughts toward positive
APRIL 20, 2017
This free tool will provide your staff with guidelines to evaluate patients and assess their risk
APRIL 26, 2018
  Exciting updates: More content, tools, and news at your fingertips!
  Streamline consolidated billing claim submission with this tool
  A tool for your CNAs to help with accurate ADL documentation
This is the third in a series of four articles on Patient Safety Indicator (PSI) 90.
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
This book is a comprehensive self-inspection guide for outpatient medical practices. Safety offic
JULY 15, 2015
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the 2015 HCPro book, Lab Safety Tr
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
Residency Program Alert is looking for the best new tools for managing interview season, f
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
The National Safety Council has safety/get-involved/na
JUNE 28, 2018
The controversy around Medicare's Recovery Audit Contractor program continues; a judge has ruled
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
Become a pro at assigning, verifying, and auditing E/M codes. The
In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety officer
DECEMBER 15, 2016
In the January edition of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, a
Facility safety Be mindful of FDA ban on antiseptic chemicals, March, p. 4
While some HIM professionals may feel a sense of relief knowing Recovery Audits are on hold for t
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
Become a pro at assigning, verifying, and auditing E/M codes The
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
OIG tells OCR to establish its permanent audit plan. OIG officials called OCR's oversight of the
I suspect that I may return to the coming changes to the Life Safety standards and EPs dealing wi
JANUARY 4, 2018
Free tool: Ensure nurses are competent with hand washing It's imperative to be sur
OCTOBER 22, 2015
Long-term care providers who obstruct audits soon could have their Medicare and Medicaid c
Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success E
AUGUST 1, 2015
The ARCTIC assessment tool can help identify rewards that have greater meaning to people and more
JUNE 4, 2015
Editor's note: Each month, Brad Keyes, CHSP, owner of Keyes Life Safety Compliance, answers y
APRIL 1, 2018
The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare has released a data analytics tool that w
JANUARY 15, 2016
 With this self-assessment tool, you can evaluate your own performance and ensure that your
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
AUGUST 4, 2016
This handy tool will help you classify your staff experience levels and develop individualized te
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
Everyone is feeling the time crunch; this free tool from the Preceptor Program Workbook will help
MARCH 16, 2017
 Using this tool from The Shared Governance Training Program, dispel myths about Sh
MARCH 29, 2018
While some HIM professionals may feel a sense of relief knowing RAC audits are on hold for the re
 Infection Control tools/bl
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have shared the revised survey tools used
DECEMBER 11, 2015
From social media practices to safety requirements,
JULY 30, 2015
  Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety,
Once again, it's time to ask your opinion about books we at the Safety group at HCPro are working
MARCH 3, 2016
Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston found that implementing a web-based handoff tool cut
AUGUST 5, 2016
These agencies will likely (or already have) proposed changes that will affect life safety issue
MARCH 30, 2017
There’s one facet of accreditation that every patient safety provider ought to know about:
The National Safety Council has designated June as its annual National Safety Month as a way
JUNE 28, 2018
Brigham and Women's 'Fall TIPS' tool offers tailored approach to falls prevention The g
The release earlier this month of secret Medicare Advantage audits CMS conducted on several major
A new interactive modeling tool developed by researchers at the University of North Caroli
AUGUST 7, 2014
Looking to help patients find the best home health agency? Direct them to the new CMS tool, Home
AUGUST 11, 2015
Want to save your bosses some money and improve patient safety? Improve
If you're like most, and hopefully, all hospital safety professionals, you spend most of your car
MAY 19, 2016
How to prevent The Joint Commission’s top Life Safety findings Tak
JANUARY 5, 2017
In what is likely a result of a new survey matrix, new or revised Life Safety and Environment of
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Your key to a perfect safety training program is as close as a website customized for the hazard
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workpl
MAY 14, 2014
 ICD-10 tools/homehealthcer
Proposed Congressional legislation introduced in April would crack down on Recovery Audit Contrac
One of the simplest tools to implement successful change is Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA). If your
MAY 1, 2015
Visit the tools library in www.StrategiesForN
JUNE 24, 2015
Three university hospitals saw a doubling of Recovery Auditor audit activity from 2010–2011
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Three university hospitals saw a doubling of Recovery Auditor (RAC) audit activity from 2010&ndas
Prepare for the new Patient Safety Systems chapters and redesigned Sentinel Events chapter with t
JUNE 3, 2015
It has been almost 20 years since President Bill Clinton signed the Needlestick Safety and Preven
It’s been 11 years in the making, but the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has release
MAY 1, 2019
 When are hospitals required to implement interim Life Safety Code® measures?
Hospital safety consultant Steve MacArthur keeps tabs on the latest news and trends affecting hos
MARCH 16, 2017
Anticoagulant drugs remain one of the top safety concerns for hospitals around the country
APRIL 2, 2014
To commemorate Patient Safety Awareness Week (March 10-16), the In
MARCH 7, 2019
Looking for tips for communicating with your staff? Check out this free tool from
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
We don't need to tell you that safety is important. You're the safety guru in your facility, and
MAY 28, 2015
This is the fourth and final article in the Patient Safety Indicator (PSI) 90 series.
JUNE 3, 2015
JUSTCODING
This free tool from The Nurse Managers’ Legal Companion will help you make the bes
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 22, 2016
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workpl
JUNE 11, 2014
Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, is a laboratory safety office
OCTOBER 8, 2015
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workplaces, a
MAY 26, 2016
Dear readers: Briefings on Hospital Safety has been helping hospitals navigate Life Safe
JUNE 1, 2019
MACs recently selected more than 29,000 records for review as part of CMS’ probe audits of
  Have you developed a form or tool that has made your job as a residency coordina
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Would you be willing to pay an additional cost for a code lookup tool as part of your JustCoding
JUNE 3, 2015
JUSTCODING
Would you be willing to pay an additional cost for a code lookup tool as part of your JustCoding
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
Patient safety and quality improvement efforts often fail to demonstrate improved financial outco
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
The Leapfrog Group’s latest Hospital Safety Scores reveal sluggish patient safety improveme
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
The American Hospital Association (AHA) says that Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) reform is neede
JANUARY 13, 2015
 Per the New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) Audit Protoc
Those in the patient safety field may not think about their fellow healthcare workers on a
APRIL 30, 2014
Those in the patient safety field may not think about their fellow healthcare workers on a
MAY 14, 2014
I just wanted to say thank you to the many readers who submitted answers for the Safety We
JUNE 25, 2014
As healthcare progresses through the digital age, health technology and patient safety are inters
JANUARY 28, 2015
It was a busy year for hospital safety experts. Whether it was facility safety, worker safety, or
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
The Joint Commission released revisions to its Patient Safety Systems chapter for 2016. The chapt
JANUARY 6, 2016
Healthcare employers should promote worker safety for a number of reasons, not the least of which
JUNE 1, 2017
The University of Michigan Medical School has created a free, online tool that may help re
MAY 9, 2014
"We have been mentored by most of our role models to use a single tool for handling our emot
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
Dear readers, I wanted to let you know about our new educational tool for coordina
MARCH 30, 2018
Are you prepared for the pending launch of the hospital life safety surveys? &
MAY 1, 2014
Patient harm is a common discussion topic among healthcare practitioner and patient safety advoca
OCTOBER 22, 2014
When life safety surveyors—whether they come from The Joint Commission, CMS, or another acc
APRIL 14, 2015
Originally appeared in safety-panel-unvei
JULY 5, 2018
This article originally appeared in the February/March issue of Patient Safety Monitor J
MARCH 16, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Can predictive analytics push patient safety into the 21st century? Experts say n
One of the recurring complaints I get from folks in the clinic safety field is that it can
APRIL 9, 2014
The National Safety Council has designated June as National Safety Month, and we at HCPro
APRIL 30, 2014
Promote patient safety throughout your facility all year long with the
MARCH 31, 2015
Improve patient safety with this must-have DVD! Medication management has always been cha
MAY 27, 2015
By Tejal K. Gandhi, MD, MPH, CPPS Earlier this year, the National Patient Safety Foundati
JANUARY 6, 2016
JUNE 17, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 24, 2015
JUSTCODING
This week’s updates include Focused Dementia Care survey tools; a 0.2% reduction in IPP
In this free tool, you can find critical thinking scenarios that can be used for discussion in t
JULY 27, 2017
The Joint Commission has released its 2013 annual report on quality and safety, which also recogn
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
The Joint Commission’s new Patient Safety Systems chapter will be added to the Comprehensiv
OCTOBER 21, 2014
Prepare for the new Patient Safety Systems chapter with
APRIL 28, 2015
You work hard as a healthcare safety professional, and you don’t get enough recognition for
JUNE 25, 2015
Many hospitals have focused on improving their culture of safety through a patient safety culture
AUGUST 16, 2016
Beginning this month, HCPro will be publishing its Safety market articles on a weekly basis. Each
OCTOBER 6, 2016
In anticipation of Patient Safety Awareness Week (March 12-18, 2017), our sister publication
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
The Patient Safety Movement plans to continue to aggressively pursue its efforts to reduce and el
JANUARY 24, 2019
To improve the culture of safety, facilities need to work most on communication openness, handoff
MAY 23, 2019
Lab safety thoughts on time travel, PPE, and misplaced food Editor’s note: In
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
Crosswalk designed to help facilities stay on top of new rule Hospital safety professio
JUNE 29, 2017
Patient safety education has taken many different approaches over the years, but an article in th
OCTOBER 26, 2017
 In June, The Joint Commission (TJC) released Quick Safety Issue 42 on identifying human tra
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
JANUARY 1, 2019
Hospitalized patients have a long list of potential safety concerns, ranging from medication erro
AUGUST 26, 2015
Safety champions at Henry Ford Health System have helped transform the way staff members prevent
DECEMBER 10, 2015
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
Patient safety advocate ECRI Institute has released a list of what it says are the top 10
APRIL 30, 2014
The safety culture varies greatly from laboratory to laboratory. Most lab employees these
JUNE 18, 2014
We are working on a rewrite of a popular book with our lab folks, Lab Safety Made Simple
DECEMBER 17, 2015
With Medicare reimbursements becoming increasingly linked to patient safety issues, healthcare le
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Welcome to the first issue of Patient Safety & Quality Insider! As promised, w
JANUARY 20, 2016
With all the folderol relating to the changes in the management of life safety conditions in our
AUGUST 11, 2016
The Joint Commission has revised its Life Safety standards LS.04.01.20 through LS.04.02.50 for it
DECEMBER 5, 2017
The National Safety Council has designated the month of June as National Safety Month, focusing o
JUNE 4, 2015
Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of four articles on Patient Safety I
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Originally appeared in Patient Safety Monitor Journal. Physicians, nurses
JUNE 21, 2018
A new training tool in our Sp
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
Care transitions have been a vital part of patient safety since the specialized discipline came t
APRIL 21, 2015
Hand hygiene compliance and influenza vaccination are two patient safety practices that should be
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
When health information technology tools support medical diagnostic teams, they can improve diagn
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Dear readers, We are working on a book that will provide resources and tools for
APRIL 13, 2017
  Dear readers,   Have you developed a form or tool t
DECEMBER 5, 2014
  Have you developed a form or tool that has made your job as a residency coordina
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Exciting updates for PPS Alert readers: More content, tools, and news at your finge
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Editor's note: For the tools, please see the full issue PDF. There
NOVEMBER 30, 2018
The Joint Commission has released the full chapter of its 2015 hospital National Patient Safety G
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
All O2 patients need to at least be assessed on a comprehensive assessment for safety. If you see an
Insights into patient safety culture AHRQ's survey of medical off
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
The Recovery Audit Program’s mission is to identify and correct Medicare improper pay-ments
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) presented eight ways to imp
APRIL 15, 2014
  Well, it would seem that there are any number of folks out there in the safety w
JUNE 5, 2014
Safety net hospitals—those with a Medicare Disproportionate Share patient percentage in the
You’ve heard it before: Transparency is crucial to patient safety. Although quality experts
MARCH 31, 2015
Between 2010 and 2013, patient safety improved with a 17% reduction in rates of hospital-acquired
APRIL 21, 2015
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic patient safety and quality professionals to join an ad-hoc group in
AUGUST 5, 2015
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic patient safety and quality professionals to join an ad-hoc group in
AUGUST 13, 2015
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined a southern New Jersey hospital
APRIL 21, 2016
October is here, and it's that time when you should be raising awareness about fire safety in the
OCTOBER 6, 2016
The Joint Commission continues to cite hospitals for the same life safety violations every year,
JANUARY 5, 2017
The Safety-Awareness-Week-Runs-From-March-13-to-
MAY 5, 2016
New Patient Safety Systems chapter includes two existing Medical Staff standards
This morning, some of you may have received an issue of Hospital Safety Insider from last
APRIL 2, 2015
As a safety professional in a hospital, you've undoubtedly thought about fire and explosion safet
MARCH 26, 2015
The Leapfrog Group this week released its spring 2018 Hospital Safety Grades, which found that ho
Preparing for a Joint Commission survey can preoccupy a safety official and take up more time tha
JULY 24, 2014
Patient safety is a top priority for every healthcare organization, but knowing where to direct
APRIL 7, 2015
Now that the CMS has adopted the 2012 Life Safety Code (LSC), safety experts are looking
AUGUST 31, 2016
Solid leadership is central to promoting and sustaining a culture of safety in any healthcare org
MARCH 2, 2017
Q: CMS released guidance this summer about not auditing or counting errors for the specif
MARCH 9, 2017
Editor’s note: In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety offi
DECEMBER 2, 2015
JUSTCODING
Revisions outline a more straightforward approach to mitigate patient safety risks
JANUARY 13, 2016
I think that just about everyone in the safety community has experienced some level of pushback w
MARCH 24, 2016
Data used to gauge and rank the safety of hospitals are woefully inaccurate, according to Johns
Healthcare organizations have plenty of safety-related issues to worry about. Assessing and addre
MAY 29, 2019
In 2033, medical education will involve sophisticated simulation models, high-tech screening tool
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
Your feedback is the most important tool we have to evaluate potential features and focus
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
“My answer when people ask me how to motivate doctors: Give them the tools they need
OCTOBER 9, 2014
Ask any hospital safety officer who's recently gone through a survey from The Joint Commis
MAY 22, 2014
Prompted by patient safety concerns, The Joint Commission conducted a surprise survey last
JUNE 11, 2014
The Joint Commission will include a new “Patient Safety Systems” chapter in its 2015
Last week we launched our patient safety and quality book review group and we thank everyone who
AUGUST 12, 2015
I would like to extend a warm welcome to all of our Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare (PSQH)
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
MARCH 1, 2019
IT and patient safety advocates call for better testing and standardization Elec
JANUARY 6, 2016
If the results from your next survey include more life safety compliance issues than you’re
APRIL 13, 2017
Editor’s note: In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety offi
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 1, 2014
JUSTCODING
A new training tool in our Sp
OCTOBER 22, 2014
JUSTCODING
OASIS influence should extend beyond completion of the actual tool. It includes many important pi
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has updated its workplace violence preve
APRIL 7, 2015
Join HCPro on Friday, May 8 for a 90-minute webcast that will help accreditation and safety profe
MARCH 31, 2015
Ergonomics tends to be a lesser concern in the realm of laboratory safety, and noise - an ergonom
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Many experts say that the key to safety in any healthcare workplace is to develop a culture of sa
Many experts say that the key to safety in any healthcare workplace is to develop a culture
MAY 1, 2019
Q: We just underwent an audit and the auditor took charges off the claim saying that th
Q: CMS released guidance this summer about not auditing or counting errors for the specifi
Editor’s note: In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety offi
by: Josh Poltilove Conduct a quality audit of documentation your therapists submi
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
  In this Q&A with safety expert Marge McFarlane, learn about how some of the
MARCH 27, 2014
Who should be notified when a medication has been recalled for safety reasons by the FDA or by th