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Preventing Falls Preventing Falls
JANUARY 1, 2016
  Fall prevention
This helpful tool from fall-preventio
DECEMBER 22, 2017
Sentinel Event Alert aimed at preventing falls Editor's note:
APRIL 28, 2016
By Brian Ward In honor of National Falls Prevention Day on September 22,
SEPTEMBER 1, 2019
Patient falls are a fixture in The Joint Commission’s list of top 10 sentinel events; in f
DECEMBER 21, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Falls are a significant problem for adults age 65 and older. Accordi
OCTOBER 4, 2018
When someone falls, a number of things must be determined at once. The answers to some of these q
OCTOBER 1, 2019
This is an excerpt from fall-prev
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
One year ago the patient fall rate at New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) in Wilmington,
AUGUST 20, 2014
It’s the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contribute to a fall
The use of restraints to prevent patients from hurting themselves or disrupting medical equipment
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
CDC reports falls leading cause of injury and death in older Americans
Nearly one in five Medicare patients fall prey to medically related injuries unrelated to their u
Disease Management and Injury Prevention
Elder abuse prevention Elder abuse prevention
DECEMBER 1, 2010
  Preventing rehospitalizations
OCTOBER 1, 2012
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 14, 2015
The responsibility of educating patients and their families often falls to nurses, from explainin
JANUARY 12, 2017
  A broken wrist due to a fall out of a grocery cart in a boarding school driveway
MARCH 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
  ROM and contracture ­prevention and recognition
AUGUST 1, 2011
Comments on the IMPACT Act Cross-Setting Quality Measure: Falls with Major Injury are due October
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring attent
DECEMBER 1, 2017
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring attent
DECEMBER 1, 2017
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has launched a campaign to help bring atten
  More oversight is required to prevent fraud and abuse of Medicare
  Improvements in preventable hospitalizations and promising trends for nursing home quality
Stroke rates and death from strokes are falling, according to a study in the Journal of th
How would we code a trip and fall over a cat in ICD-10? You wou
Police are investigating the death of a man who died after falling from a sixth-floor window of M
MARCH 31, 2016
  Note from the instructor: More good news regarding expanded preventive services
  These 7 readmission risks could prevent you from receiving SNF VBP incentive payments
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
Using claims data, the Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) developed the preventable
MARCH 8, 2016
A window washer was critically injured August 5 after falling six stories at Chicago's Northweste
AUGUST 6, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new guidelines this month to advise
JUNE 30, 2015
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is looking to help stem the tide of nat
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
The Joint Commission and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working on
AUGUST 23, 2016
After a surgeon’s fall, one hospital in Georgia learned how expensive unsafe furniture can
APRIL 6, 2017
Unintended retention of foreign objects, patient falls, and suicide were the top three sentinel e
APRIL 21, 2015
With the exception of states in the Northeast and upper Midwest, states are falling below the rec
JANUARY 7, 2016
by Kirsten Dize Guidance on new items capturing information on falls, mobility,
  There are instances when a patient comes in for routine preventive office visits
On the heels of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
MARCH 14, 2019
On the heels of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
MARCH 12, 2019
On the heels of a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program R
JANUARY 13, 2017
Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
How to prevent The Joint Commission’s top Life Safety findings Tak
JANUARY 5, 2017
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) says that efforts to prevent adverse events
DECEMBER 2, 2014
Looking for new strategies to help prevent readmissions related to chronic obstructive pulmonary
OCTOBER 27, 2015
A discussion about fire attention and prevention October was Fire
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program
JANUARY 13, 2017
National Suicide Prevention Week is September 10-16, bringing awareness to the 10th leading cause
SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
The Joint Commission (TJC) this week announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Pati
DECEMBER 13, 2018
Fall 2014 osteopathic medical college enrollment increased by 5.2% over 2013, according to data
With three new medical degree programs starting up in Texas by the fall of 2018, there is a growi
JULY 17, 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
The White House on Friday announced long-term plans to combat and prevent antibiotic-resistant ba
MARCH 31, 2015
Work in teams when possible Call for support to prevent unsafe transfers
The National Academy of Medicine offered recommendations to prevent and mitigate caregiver burnou
OCTOBER 23, 2019
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
JUSTCODING
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
A critical question in medicine will come before the U.S. Supreme Court this fall: How much powe
Healthcare information technology systems are falling short when it comes to supporting physician
Efforts to improve healthcare price transparency are falling flat, according to a new analysis.
AUGUST 18, 2015
Human resources professionals can play a vital role in preventing workplace violence in ho
JUNE 12, 2014
  Tips to prevent physician burnout Physicians experiencing
JULY 24, 2014
A recently released study finds that hospitals aren’t doing all they can to prevent deadly
Controversy flared this fall in Salt Lake City after police body camera footage of the July 26 a
by Josh Poltilove Have clinicians fill out M1910 (Fall risk assessment) prior to a
Medical students in Massachusetts will be trained on the prevention and management of prescriptio
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has some new resources that you can provide
JANUARY 6, 2015
Preventing the theft of controlled substances at hospitals continues to be an tremendous issue e
APRIL 12, 2016
Specifications for the proposed Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 30-Day Potentially Preventable Re
The Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA) is taking steps to help prevent opioid abuse.
Nearly half of U.S. hospitals aren’t taking key steps to prevent a kind of gut infection th
MAY 7, 2015
The ACGME, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), and the Mayo Clinic recently introd
DECEMBER 2, 2016
Maintenance of certification (MOC) exam scores are falling: First-time pass rates for those who
Happy New Year! I hope you enjoyed the holidays! Last fall, we welcomed Patient S
JANUARY 6, 2016
This fall saw more than 220 experts in healthcare, engineering, and business gather together for the
DECEMBER 29, 2017
In case hospitals weren’t devoting enough attention to preventing central line–associ
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
By Jennifer Thew, RN Suicide prevention awareness month is the time for nurse lea
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
A bill that aims to create a federal commission focuses on prevention and treatment of complex di
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention and control in Tab 6 of the m
The latest manual updates cover information on injury and illness prevention in Tab 2 of both the
The Joint Commission (TJC) announced revisions to its suicide prevention National Patient Safety
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that despite making some progress in redu
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that despite making some progress in reduc
15I Updates: September updates cover workplace violence prevention
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) formally announced a draft of its new opioid
DECEMBER 16, 2015
The Administration for Community Living (ACL), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD
You note that the Home Health Payment Innovation Act of 2019, H.R. 2573, would prevent unwarrante
  In 2009, Main Line Health evaluated its safety culture and identified preventable
APRIL 28, 2015
CMS announced July 14 that its advanced analytics system, the Fraud Prevention System, ide
More than 500 healthcare practices are taking part in a CMS pilot program aimed at preventing hea
JULY 26, 2016
Preventing the theft of controlled substances at hospitals continues to be an issue even with inc
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
With much attention being given to preventing unnecessary readmissions, it would behoove case man
EHRs are vulnerable to fraud despite the existence of tools to prevent and combat fraud and abuse
Hospitals should focus their infection control and prevention activities on the areas that
APRIL 1, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) last week released a study published
APRIL 1, 2014
The California state legislature is debating a bill calling for violence prevention plans
APRIL 22, 2014
A new report details some of the steps that California hospitals are taking to prevent the most c
JULY 30, 2014
As the Ebola outbreak intensifies, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this week
OCTOBER 21, 2014
A firefighter is being credited with quick thinking and preventing a patient at an Alabama hospit
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
Surgical checklists have long been touted as a way to prevent adverse events, but a new study fou
JANUARY 15, 2015
As influenza continues to run rampant this winter, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
JANUARY 20, 2015
  A joint study conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and Pre
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released The Core Elemen
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has contracted The Joint Commission to conduct a
DECEMBER 15, 2016
New technologies can help prevent newborns with systems that hospitals may already have in place
JANUARY 12, 2017
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released interim guidance for managing o
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
Problems related to medication are a common cause of preventable hospital readmissions. A new stu
BY JAY KUMAR As it works toward its goal of eliminating preventable in-h
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
A new focus on preventing patient deaths results in high scrutiny. Here’s what to expect a
APRIL 6, 2017
Just when you thought you had your suicide prevention safeguards in place, things are about to ch
MARCH 1, 2018
JANUARY 1, 2019
Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
Every year, it bears repeating: Fires happen, and you can prevent that. Yet they keep hap
JANUARY 1, 2019
Every year, it bears repeating: Fires happen, and you can prevent that. Yet they keep hap
How much of a role can emergency departments (ED) play in preventing suicide attempts? The world&
The following groups are holding meetings this fall. For additional information regarding chap
The U.S. District Court issued a temporary restraining order that prevents a U.S. Department of L
Preventing physician burnout requires identifying the causes of it and taking action befor
MARCH 5, 2015
Following the outbreak of Ebola last year, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
In an effort to prevent medical identity theft, new Medicare cards will not list the Social Secur
In an effort to prevent medical identity theft, new Medicare cards will not list the Social Secur
Although systems management plays a distinct role in preventing never events, a new study shows t
AUGUST 27, 2015
Code claims accurately, prevent denials and secure every reimbursement dollar earned with the
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is encouraging healthcare organizations to i
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is encouraging healthcare organizations to i
NOVEMBER 13, 2018
Surveyors still feel that more can be done to prevent Legionella and waterborne pathogens
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
The Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) h
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
How to prevent maternal mortality More women are dying during
Code claims accurately, prevent denials and secure every reimbursement dollar earned with the
October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, highlighting the dangers of bullying in
OCTOBER 26, 2017
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
JUSTCODING
Change allows hospices to bill directly for preventive vaccines CMS has issued
Suicide prevention and ligature risk was a major topic at The Joint Commission (TJC)’s 2019
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 29, 2014
JUSTCODING
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
JUSTCODING
There’s been a lot of talk lately about ligature and suicide prevention in hospitals, espec
JANUARY 1, 2019
There’s been a lot of talk lately about ligature and suicide prevention in hospitals, espec
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
By John Palmer It’s no secret that violence prevention is increasi
NOVEMBER 10, 2019