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Risk adjustment is central to pay for performance, whereby high-quality cost effective care can b
OCTOBER 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not i
JULY 10, 2015
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not
Is it likely CMS will make any adjustments to the list of acceptable primary diagnosis co
  Reducing the risk of work-related injuries
  Modern Healthcare Risk Management
OCTOBER 9, 2015
The SNF value-based purchasing (VBP) program began adjusting Medicare payments a little over a ye
FEBRUARY 7, 2020
This measure is also a risk-adjusted measure, and it is derived from the following answers on the
This free tool will provide your staff with guidelines to evaluate patients and assess their risk
APRIL 26, 2018
  Reducing the risk of litigation and negative survey outcomes by creating realistic expectatio
DECEMBER 11, 2015
  Medicare billing: A common compliance risk area
APRIL 15, 2016
  SNFs: Strategies to mitigate readmission and rehospitalization risk
  Reduce your audit risk: How to analyze the UB-04
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
  Counting patient steps predicts readmissions risk
DECEMBER 14, 2017
Implement operating rules - Phase III ERA EFT: CORE 360 Uniform Use of Claim Adjustment
Phase III ERA EFT: CORE 360 Uniform Use of Claim Adjustment Reason Codes (CARC) and Remittance
The government should adjust Medicare payment policies to better support the type of
  SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know Q&A
  Compliance and the UB-04: How to identify risk areas and analyze provider information
AUGUST 21, 2015
  These 7 readmission risks could prevent you from receiving SNF VBP incentive payments
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
A new CMS memo creates a definition of a ligature risk, a time frame for correcting them, and int
DECEMBER 19, 2017
Hospitals are continually working to reduce the risk of patient suicide in their facilities, but
OCTOBER 26, 2017
CMS finalizes shorter risk period for overpayments The Centers f
Get back to basics and pinpoint what risk analysis, assessment, and management tr
APRIL 9, 2014
JUSTCODING
  To fully understand where your organization's risks lie, you not only need to ha
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Payment adjustment for FY 2014 extended On June 16, CMS pos
The new memo creates a definition of a ligature risk, a time frame for correcting them, interim g
DECEMBER 14, 2017
A new scoring system can help organizations spot patients at high risk for respiratory problems a
AUGUST 25, 2015
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Widespread ligature risk
DECEMBER 7, 2019
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
MARCH 10, 2016
Looking to spot risks factors for mental illness or suicide? A new report shows that these proble
As if adjusting to a new culture isn’t difficult enough, foreign medical graduates (FMG) mu
MAY 30, 2014
Because there will be no adjustments in the HHRG after the RAP is sent, the reporting of therapy
Delaware, Kentucky, and Ohio had the the highest adjusted rates for all disciplinary actions take
 Because there will be no adjustments in the HHRG after the RAP is sent, the reporting of th
Additional extension of the payment adjustment for FY 2014 extended  
Additional extension of the payment adjustment for FY 2014  
A Leapfrog Group report found that hospitals need to improve high-risk surgery patient outcomes.
MARCH 17, 2015
The idea behind hand hygiene compliance efforts is to reduce the risk of infection in healthcare
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
A former employee at a Colorado hospital may have put thousands of patients at risk of disease af
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Patients with high-risk behaviors pose a danger to healthcare staff and other patients and are di
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
“All residents appear to be at risk for sleep impairment and its effects on performance, an
JUNE 8, 2018
Thorough risk assessments and clear plans to mitigate danger to patients will be critical to sati
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Earlier this week, I received a question regarding the need to do a risk assessment that would al
OCTOBER 13, 2016
Wishing you could weigh in on The Joint Commission’s expectations about suicide risk? You h
MARCH 29, 2018
Wishing you could weigh in on The Joint Commission’s expectations about suicide risk? You h
MARCH 27, 2018
A new risk model provides a simple and inexpensive way to determine whether acute myocardial infa
Risk Reduction Strategies Editor's Note:
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
You note that your claims-based is good, but risk-adjusted is not. And you wonder why they are so
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Widespread ligature risk
JANUARY 12, 2020
Looking for a better way to gauge readmission risk? University of Texas (UT) researchers say they
1. It is the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contr
CMS and Joint Commission are cracking down on potential ligature and self-harm risks A
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
It is commonly accepted that residents and fellows are at risk for burnout. To help prevent it, t
MARCH 15, 2019
A new set of tools was released last week to help protect patients from safety risks caused by he
APRIL 12, 2018
Be able to show a thorough risk assessment along with a plan for intervention if surveyors questi
MAY 1, 2018
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know
Hospitals face many challenges in regard to active shooter risk such as providing care to victim
JANUARY 5, 2017
The greatest risk of patients acquiring a C. diff infection didn’t come, surprisingly, when
JULY 12, 2018
It’s the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contribute to a fall
You note that the importance of OASIS-D item M1033 (Risk for hospitalization) increases even more
Medicare’s hospice payments, adjusted for inflation and other factors, would rise an estima
Risk: The record does not contain a legible signature with credential
DECEMBER 29, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurses, both male and female, are at a higher risk of suicide
FEBRUARY 12, 2020
It's time for your organization to begin its risk assessment—do you know where your PHI is?
In a new blog post, The Joint Commission (TJC) clarified its new ligature risk requirements rega
DECEMBER 5, 2019
Hospitals have 60 days to fix ligature risks In December, CMS unveiled a new definition
APRIL 1, 2018
After a long period of anticipation, it looks as though CMS will incorporate ligature risk recomm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
by Josh Poltilove Adjustments to Medicare’s home health payments under the
Some words of advice about conducting risk assessments at your facility Editor&rsqu
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
Due to possible health risks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed a ban
MARCH 24, 2016
While I have little doubt that we will yet again revisit the management of ligature risks and beh
MAY 16, 2019
“When you are unfamiliar with a topic being discussed on rounds, take the risk and ask abou
APRIL 20, 2018
While organizations should focus on performing regular risk assessments and analyses, there are a
Q: Our non-employed radiology group is being evaluated by its insurer from a risk and saf
In a new blog post, The Joint Commission (TJC) clarified its new ligature risk requirements regar
DECEMBER 12, 2019
Suicide prevention and ligature risk was a major topic at The Joint Commission (TJC)’s 2019
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
 A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk a
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Beyond ligature risk, th
DECEMBER 7, 2019
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Beyond ligature risk, th
JANUARY 19, 2020
Q: How big of a problem is patient violence from high-risk patients?
APRIL 21, 2016
Q: How big of a problem is patient violence from high-risk patients?
APRIL 14, 2016
DECEMBER 16, 2015
In the never-ending pursuit of the effective management of risks associated with healthcare-acqui
APRIL 20, 2017
Password sharing is rampant among residents but it can put protected patient information at risk
JANUARY 19, 2018
A good water management plan begins with your facilities management team and a solid risk assessm
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Home health and hospice providers urged CMS to consider permanent adjustments to relax telehealth
In a new HealthLeaders Media report, Population Health: Investing in a Risk-Based Future
OCTOBER 30, 2015
In response to the high risk of depression among physicians in training and the elevated r
APRIL 23, 2015
Hospitals face many challenges in regard to active shooter risk such as providing care to victim
1. Which of the following is not a main risk factor for developing kidney disease, as discussed i
A nurse should be skilled in cutting toenails, but because of the increased risk of liability if
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, frontline healthcare workers were already at a high risk for burn
MAY 6, 2020
This past summer, a spotlight was shone on the risks posed by Legionella. The bacterium
A new Los Angeles Times report alleges that device maker Olympus Corp. knew about the risk of inf
DECEMBER 30, 2015
Use of claim adjustment reason (CARC) code 23 On November 14, CMS issued a transmi
by: Josh Poltilove Adjustments to Medicare’s home health payments und
Proposed legislation that would allow advance practice nurses to practice independently risks pa
A new study suggests that anesthesiologists may be putting patients at risk for infections b
JULY 9, 2014
Nurses are at greater risk than firefighters. In 2013 your nursing staff faced a 15% greater cha
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
Obtaining informed consent—a patient’s understanding of the risks and alternatives to
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
A hospital in Missouri at risk of losing its Medicare funding within the month installed an inter
SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
Revisions outline a more straightforward approach to mitigate patient safety risks
JANUARY 13, 2016
By A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Ligature risk, building
AUGUST 1, 2019
JANUARY 1, 2019
The study found that the risk of death was 21% higher for patients hospitalized in small towns
A step-by-step guide on communicating with patients you suspect to be at risk
JANUARY 1, 2019
Nearly 700 rural hospitals are at risk of closure, according to a
Many healthcare workers may be putting patients at risk by continuing to work when they have symp
JUNE 20, 2019
Nurses are at greater risk than firefighters. In 2013 your nursing staff faced a 15% greater chan
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Tobacco use and dependence can increase a patient's risk of developing respiratory illness