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Study: Postoperative complications are a major concern for hospitals A
Q: Is there guidance on reviewing a record, such as an operative (OP) note, that has
by Josh Poltilove Editor’s note: The following content comes from DecisionHe
Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of four articles on Patient Safety I
MARCH 11, 2015
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Editor’s note: This week’s The Inside Story was adapted from one of HCPro
Q: Is there guidance on reviewing a record, such as an operative note, that has not been sig
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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Last September, four postoperative transplant patients at the Uni
  Understand the SNF UB-04 data elements for Part B billing
AUGUST 31, 2018
  Strategic and business planning: An essential function of all administrators
  The essential role of MDS 3.0 in RCS-1
OCTOBER 6, 2017
  Five essential resources for navigating the Medicare appeals process
MARCH 16, 2018
  Product Spotlight: Essential Skills for Nurse Managers
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
Bring your entire team as we explore three essential elements for accurately determining p
MARCH 11, 2015
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  CMS gives providers a peak into assessment protocols for data elements under IMPACT Act
DECEMBER 15, 2017
  CMS Special Open Door Forum: The IMPACT Act and standardized patient assessment data elements
Editor’s note: This week’s Inside Story was adapted from HCPro’s
The following is an excerpt from essential-skills-for-nurse
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
Editor’s note: This article is an excerpt from HCPro’s new title,
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
by Megan Batty Be sure to both assign I10 (Essential (primary) hypertension) and
  Editor’s note: This article is the second in a series regarding the cod
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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Editor’s note: On January 9, 2017, Joint Commission Leadership (LD) s
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
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OCTOBER 27, 2017
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FEBRUARY 27, 2017
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JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
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DECEMBER 29, 2016
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NOVEMBER 30, 2018
Common challenges, key solutions Editor's note: This article was wr
MARCH 17, 2016
Editor’s note: This article is an excerpt from the HCPro book The Life
APRIL 1, 2019
Editor’s Note: The following job posting is an excerpt from the
MARCH 25, 2015
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Provider/payer integration is essential for successful ICD-10 implementation. Contracts wi
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JUNE 22, 2018
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JUNE 15, 2018
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AUGUST 3, 2018
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OCTOBER 5, 2018
Editor's note: In this excerpt from the new HCPro book Analyzing the Ho
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Editor's note: This was originally published on Steve MacArthur's blog,
MAY 17, 2018
Are there certain key elements of home health aide supervision? Years a
by Reg Hislop III Editor’s note: The following was originally a blog pos
JANUARY 13, 2017
Essential Skills f
APRIL 17, 2015
Editor’s note: This week’s Inside Story was adapted from one of HCPro’s bes
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery notes that bariatric surgeries have stea
JULY 26, 2018
APRIL 23, 2014
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ImproperICD-9-CM code assignment led to incorrect grouping of claims to MS-DRG 857 (postop
JULY 30, 2014
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Looking for feedback from new hires about your orientation program? The Essential Handbook for N
JANUARY 26, 2017
Editor’s note: In honor of the National Council on Aging’s convening of the eighth
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the HCPro book, Building a High-Reliabi
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
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40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
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40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
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By Jennifer Thew, RN Editor's Note: This article appears in the
MARCH 14, 2019
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MARCH 29, 2018
JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Editor’s note: The following tip and tool  comes from Infection Control: How t
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Debbie Mackaman, RHIA, CPCO,
Editor's note: HCPro's Credentialing Resource Center is constantly adding to and up
Editor’s note: Each month, Brad Keyes, CHSP, owner of Keyes Life Safet
AUGUST 31, 2017
by Josh Poltilove Editor's note: CMS and its contractor, the RAND Corporation, explai
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MAY 24, 2018
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MAY 31, 2018
Name key elements that should be the basis for the “written” plan of care.
AUGUST 26, 2014
This week’s updates include Advance Care Planning (ACP) as an optional element of an An
Editor’s note: In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SL
In healthcare, situational awareness (SA) is defined as the perception of the elements within a v
DECEMBER 1, 2015
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Debbie Mackaman, RHIA, CHCO
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Fill in the blank: It is essential that the handoff communication process include
JUNE 24, 2014
From social media practices to safety requirements, essenti
JULY 30, 2015
Proposed payment rule Editor’s note: CMS released a proposed new paymen
Editor’s note: The following is an article written by Maria De
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JANUARY 19, 2016
Risk Reduction Strategies Editor's Note:
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Editor's note: This was originally published on Steve MacArthur's blog,
APRIL 18, 2018
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MAY 3, 2018
  This week’s note from the instructor is written by Debbie Mackaman,
by Brenda Beasley, BSN, RN, HCS-D, COS-C Editor’s note: The following co
Learn about the development and testing of standardized patient assessment data elements mandated
Editor’s note: Each year, the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory
APRIL 11, 2017
Editor's note: The following is an edited Q&A from the HCPro webcast "
JUNE 1, 2018
Editor's note: The following is an edited Q&A from the HCPro webcast
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Kimberly Anderwood H
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
By Jennifer Thew, RN Editor's note: This is the second installment in a two-part
MARCH 28, 2019
Editor’s note: The ECRI Institute published its annual list of the top
APRIL 18, 2017
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Kimberly Anderwood Hoy Baker, JD,
“It is absolutely essential that we take control of this issue [of over-prescription of opi
MARCH 2, 2018
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APRIL 5, 2018
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JUNE 7, 2018
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of four articles on Patient Safety Indicat
APRIL 22, 2015
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by Sherri Jankowski, RN, LNC Editorial note: Portion
DECEMBER 16, 2016
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Debbie Mackaman, RHIA, CPCO,
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from
OCTOBER 24, 2018
Editor's note: This is an excerpt from the HCPro book The Survey Coordinator's Handbook, 18th
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
Editor’s note: This week’s The Inside Story was adapted from one of HCPro&
The Joint Commission last week, posted tips for complying with elements of performance (EP) 11-13
JUNE 17, 2015
A bit of a hodge-podge this week, with the thematic element of security being the tie that binds,
AUGUST 3, 2017
  Note from the Instructor: Overview of the four parts of Medicare, Part I
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
  Notes from the CMS LTC/SNF Open Door Forum
APRIL 29, 2016
Your feedback is essential to us at HCPro. Please take just a few minutes to share your thoughts
AUGUST 26, 2014
Listen to health officials and you'll believe that tort reform—essentially, limits on indiv
Nurses are essential partners on interdisciplinary healthcare teams, and must juggle even more co
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
BALTC Q&A Editor's note: This month's "Q&A&q
Editor’s note: This article was adapted from HCPro’s newest residency book,
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
Editor's note: Each month, Brad Keyes, CHSP, owner of Keyes Life Safety Compliance, answers y
APRIL 1, 2018
Editor’s note: The following Q&A comes from HCPro’s webinar, “CMS&rsquo
MARCH 16, 2018
Editor’s note: This week’s The Inside Story was adapted from one of HCPro&r
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DECEMBER 28, 2017
Editor's note: This month's "Compliance conundrum" column is by J'non Griffin
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from HCPro’s The PPE Handbook for
DECEMBER 29, 2016
Editor’s note: This article is excerpted from the HCPro book The New Life Safet
JULY 13, 2017
Editor’s note: The following is reprinted with permission from
DECEMBER 14, 2018
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Well, I suppose there was a certain element of inevitability to this. First, the expulsion of the
JULY 14, 2016
  Note from the instructor: More good news regarding expanded preventive services
True or False: When taking a verbal order, it is essential to read back the order to the provider
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
Providing feedback is essential to improving performance but can do more harm if presented the wr
AUGUST 14, 2015
Dear accreditation professional, Your feedback is essential to us at HCPro. Please
Feedback from safety professionals is essential to our work at HCPro, so we invite you to take a
MARCH 2, 2017
Dear Accreditation Professional, Your feedback is essential to us at HCPro. Pleas
JUNE 13, 2017
AUGUST 12, 2015
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Editor’s note: This article was written by Janet Spiegel, MS, a Lean-
Editor's note: This Q&A was taken from the HCPro webinar "Emergency Planning: Conduc
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Answers to questions troubling healthcare facility personnel Editor's note:
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from Long-Term Care Quality Measure: A Guide
Editor's note: In this excerpt from the new HCPro book Analyzing the Hospital Life Safety Sur
JANUARY 1, 2018
JUNE 10, 2015
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Editor’s note: Each month, Brad Keyes, CHSP, owner of Keyes Life Safet
APRIL 13, 2017
Editor’s note: The following was written by Dan
APRIL 14, 2017
Editor’s note: This article is an excerpt from
MARCH 23, 2018
In preparing for the holiday festivities, it is essen-tial for friends and family to understand t
DECEMBER 7, 2018
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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Just a quick note this week to have a safe and fun July 4 holiday! Our offices will be closed tom
The Joint Commission last week posted tips for complying with elements of performance (EP) 11-13
On July 1, 2018, The Joint Commission will implement three new elements of performance (EP.) The
JANUARY 18, 2018
On July 1, 2018, The Joint Commission will implement three new elements of performance (EP.) The
JANUARY 16, 2018
Starting January 1, five revisions to The Joint Commission’s Elements of Performance (EP) w
OCTOBER 16, 2018
CMS has finalized a decision to make 19 OASIS items — 48 data elements &mdash
Excludes notes are one significant change in ICD-10-CM. In ICD-9-CM, Excludes notes can mean two
MARCH 25, 2015
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NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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JULY 15, 2015
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Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the new HCPro book, Drug Diversion in H
DECEMBER 29, 2016
Editor’s note: Each month, Brad Keyes, CHSP, owner of
APRIL 1, 2019
After announcing its intention to essentially cut a deal with hospitals in order to settle
Nurse managers know the value of staff accountability-it's an essential ingredient in the recipe
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Mentoring is an essential component to personal development, academic success, and career progres
JANUARY 26, 2018
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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Editor’s note: It was a long year of big changes; some unexpected, so
Editor’s note: The following tips and advice on surveys is an edited excerpt from
JANUARY 18, 2019
Editor’s note: The Joint Commission unveiled a new Medication Compound
AUGUST 1, 2017
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Judith Kares, JD, regulatory s
Dear readers, Thank you to everyone who responded to my note in last week’s
AUGUST 6, 2015
You note that your agency is preparing for PDGM. And you note that as a result, you're taking a c
Developing performance improvement goals is an essential part to the CDI program. Goals will be s
One of the key elements of healthcare reform has been to encourage hospitals, health systems, phy
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
This week’s note from the instructor is written by Kimberly Anderwood H
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Q: How would the following be viewed if it was included in a cardiology consult note: 
AUGUST 27, 2014
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Q: How would the following be viewed if it was included in a cardiology consult note: 
by Joan Usher It’s essential that agencies work to make their billing depa
The Joint Commission (TJC) is revising five elements of performance (EP) following a CMS review o
DECEMBER 1, 2018
  Q: I am auditing a note for a fusion. The note lacks detail, therefore
MARCH 5, 2014
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JANUARY 20, 2016
Editor’s Note: Did you know that the ACDIS homepage
Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
JUNE 25, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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MARCH 5, 2014
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  One interesting thing to note during a recent CMS validation survey up here in t
MAY 1, 2014
Editor's note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, coders nee
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from
JUNE 28, 2018
You note that CMS is adding “emerging infectious diseases” to the current definition
Editor’s Note: This article was so popular last year, that we wanted to share it with y
MAY 2, 2019
Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
AUGUST 20, 2014
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FEBRUARY 12, 2014
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On July 1, 2018, The Joint Commission will implement three new elements of performance (EP) for
Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
JULY 9, 2014
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I’ve been poring over my notes from the 2014 NAMSS Educational Conference and Exhibition,
Editor’s Note: The following job posting is an excerpt from the&n
OCTOBER 7, 2015
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MAY 12, 2017
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JULY 2, 2018
  Editor's note: This is part two in a series covering changes to mental disord
JULY 9, 2014
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