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Drug diversion in healthcare facilities has been a subject of increasing focus by regulatory aut
SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the new HCPro book, Drug Diversion in H
DECEMBER 29, 2016
NIOSH has released an updated list of patient-care drugs that are hazardous to the healthcare wor
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
  Drug-induced pulmonary hypertension, metastatic melanoma
Results of a new drug trial, published September 1, 2016 in Nature, are potentially the most pro
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
The price of “specialty drugs” to treat conditions like cancer and multiple sclerosis
JANUARY 13, 2015
Witnesses speaking at a Senate Aging Committee hearing reported a surge in drug prices with some
DECEMBER 29, 2015
How does an agency keep the drug review up to date? The regulations req
Q: When a patient presents to the ED and the physician there orders a drug panel, we pe
Q: When a drug representative enters a facility, he or she can easily be exposed to prote
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
A Q&A around drug regimen review items was provided by CMS.   CMS’
Q: What if the provider states that diabetes is due to the adverse effects of a drug, but does
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
JUSTCODING
Nursing homes administer largely pointless and potentially harmful drugs to a majority of residen
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
A North Carolina jury found an ophthalmologist and hospital negligent after a sound-alike drug er
AUGUST 26, 2014
CMS pushed back the deadline for physicians to enroll to prescribe Medicare Part D drugs. Physici
In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
Failed drug diversion programs in hospitals have led to record fines levied against facilities.
APRIL 26, 2016
Failed drug diversion programs in hospitals have led to record fines levied against facilities. P
MARCH 17, 2016
I have a question on medication reconciliation and the Level 1, 2, and 3 drug interaction
With drug administration services, providers likely find themselves prompted to use modifi
When officials at a California hospital suspected that someone was stealing drugs from anesthesia
MAY 12, 2016
Drug administration is one of the most common services provided in the outpatient setting,
APRIL 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
Q: I have a question about reporting drug tests to CMS for CPT® codes th
Although drug testing is not necessarily a fail-safe and is an added expense, having a drug testi
Drug diversion from federal hospitals part of nationwide epidemic of healthcare thefts
APRIL 28, 2017
After years of research, debate, and Food and Drug Administration review, the federal agency will
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
  Q: What happened to modifier –JF (compounded drug)? CMS added it in Apr
Who can conduct the (medication) review? The regulations require a drug
In the July quarterly I/OCE update, three drugs received status indicator G (additional pa
Q: Will CMS be adding any new drugs or biologicals to its pass-through list in i
How do we bill for osteoporosis drugs? The home health consolidated bil
Q: Did any new drugs receive pass-through status July 1?  
Q: Where can I find out more about new drugs or biologicals with pass-through status be
  Q: Did CMS add any new codes for drugs that have pass-through status this mon
It’s not news to most providers that suicide and drug abuse are on the rise. However, a tri
Q: Why do the payments for some separately payable drugs change? One week we get paid a certai
Quarterly ASP Medicare Part B drug pricing files released On April 25,
Due to possible health risks, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed a ban
MARCH 24, 2016
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave market clearance to an extended-release opioid,
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
Q: Did CMS make any changes to drug payments for April?  
Adverse drug events (ADE) make up an overwhelming number of healthcare-acquired conditions (HAC),
MAY 13, 2015
On February 24, the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Robert Califf, MD, as the new Food and Drug Admi
MARCH 1, 2016
A new study has found that physicians can be swayed to prescribe new prescription drugs for pharm
USP <800>: Protecting healthcare workers from hazardous drugs
Q: We consistently hit an edit asking for a modifier on our drug administration service
For the last several years, CMS has updated the payment rates for separately payable drugs
Anticoagulant drugs remain one of the top safety concerns for hospitals around the country
APRIL 2, 2014
Patients often go online to find diagnoses, drug information, and details about their physicians
Drug dosage errors as a result of confusion when healthcare providers incorrectly convert patient
MAY 5, 2015
AUGUST 5, 2015
JUSTCODING
When should you give a prescription to a patient? Prescription drug abuse has been on the
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
On February 19, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that reprocessing instructions f
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a safety announcement on February 2 regardin
Q: Did CMS issue any new HCPCS codes for drugs and biologicals for April 2014?
In an effort to reduce the number of medication errors and dangerous drug interactions, Children&
JUNE 13, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week issued warning letters to three makers of duoden
AUGUST 19, 2015
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week issued warning letters to three makers of duoden
AUGUST 18, 2015
Despite the growing number of online prescription drug databases that aim to counter the misuse o
Q: I am a coder in a hospital outpatient setting. Our physicians document drug use in s
JULY 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
Keeping compounded drugs infection-free No physician or nurse injects medicine
A 76-year-old man infected with a drug-resistant “superbug” at a Los Angeles hospita
The Food and Drug Administration is asking manufacturers to submit additional data about medical
APRIL 30, 2015
OIG releases report on drugs commonly used by dual-eligible beneficiaries
Residents are more likely to prescribe a costly brand-name cholesterol-lowering drug if they are
JULY 24, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a he
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
In the wake of recent outbreaks related to contaminated devices, the Food and Drug Administration
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
In the wake of recent outbreaks related to contaminated devices, the Food and Drug Administration
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed banning most powdered gloves in
MARCH 24, 2016
CMS releases July 2014 Quarterly Average Sales Price (ASP) Medicare Part B Drug Pricing Files
Last year was a bad year to be a duodenoscope manufacturer. In February 2015, the Food and Drug A
JANUARY 19, 2016
CMS releases October 2015 quarterly update of HCPCS drug/biological code changes
CMS revises July 2015 quarterly drug code updates On July 10, CMS resci
The Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) h
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Medication errors or adverse drug interactions are a major cause of hospital readmissions.
For the second time in less than six months, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is being ques
MARCH 22, 2016
JANUARY 7, 2015
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JANUARY 14, 2015
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JANUARY 21, 2015
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JANUARY 28, 2015
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Patients routinely receive multiple drug administration services during a single encounter, which
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced new actions to enhance the safety of reusable med
In 2014, CMS added skin substitutes to the list of packaged drugs and biologicals, dividin
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced new actions to enhance the safety of reusable med
MARCH 18, 2015
On February 19, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
DECEMBER 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
  Q: One pass-through device got added for 2015, but other than drugs, should w
Last week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
MARCH 29, 2016
On July 13, CMS and the Food and Drug Administration [FDA] sent a
JULY 19, 2016
The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) ban on powdered medical gloves goes into effect to
JANUARY 17, 2017
Change in July 2015 update of quarterly HCPCS drug/biological code changes
Change in July 2015 update of quarterly HCPCS drug/biological code  
Right dose, right drug: WHO challenges hospitals to cut med errors in half
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week that it was cancelling the recall of 2
Patients receiving chemotherapy treatment will have very different reactions to the drugs dependi
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
On January 22 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took action to improve security standards fo
Last year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a report warning that mobile medical c
JULY 25, 2017
JANUARY 21, 2015
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