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  Mental illness
DECEMBER 1, 2012
by Penny Richards ACDIS announces several changes in eligibility requirements for
Just when you thought you were getting the hang of OSHA’s complicated injury and illness re
Just when you thought you were getting the hang of OSHA’s complicated injury and illness re
JUNE 1, 2019
Looking to spot risks factors for mental illness or suicide? A new report shows that these proble
Q: Is the statement “please document in a progress note to capture the severity of i
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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Approximately 41% of Americans haven’t heard of antibiotic-resistant illnesses, according t
JULY 8, 2015
Jennifer Thew, RN, for HealthLeaders Media , November 3, 2015 Mental ill
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
ave added several circumstances that identify Medicare as a secondary payer (MSP). This means Med
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
Telehealth visits for chronically ill patients have advantages compared to in-person visits such
JUNE 25, 2020
The release earlier this month of secret Medicare Advantage audits CMS conducted on several major
By Christopher Cheney There are several legal considerations when
APRIL 23, 2020
Q: If a hospital admission starts the 60 day spell of illness, then do days sp
DECEMBER 5, 2014
JANUARY 28, 2015
JUSTCODING
DECEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
MAY 13, 2015
JUSTCODING
More physicians are being asked to provide aid-in-dying services for terminally ill patients, som
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
The latest manual updates cover information on injury and illness prevention in Tab 2 of both the
We did not obtain a verbal Certification of Terminal Illness (COTI) from the hospice medi
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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By Michelle Clarke Over the past several years, themed
JANUARY 31, 2019
Documenting medical necessity has become a big topic over the last several years and there has be
MARCH 22, 2019
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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Documentation of terminal illness at admission and during the hospice service period must be deta
Documentation of terminal illness at admission and during the hospice service period must be det
A statement released in late January by several organizations clarifies the definition of severe
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Tobacco use and dependence can increase a patient's risk of developing respiratory illness
  The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating several unlicensed
 A car fire damaged several cars at a University of Michigan Hospital parking garage in Ann
AUGUST 20, 2015
Four major healthcare organizations asked CMS to postpone implementation of the severe sepsis and
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
Dear readers, We’re now several months into our new publishing model for
AUGUST 25, 2017
Six employees of Davis Regional Medical Center in Statesville, N.C., fell ill last month after ea
APRIL 5, 2017
Dear readers, Earlier this week, several U.S. senators joined the American Hospit
APRIL 14, 2016
“There is no doubt that we are severely cash-strapped during those years, and yearn for the
MAY 12, 2017
A medical sponge left inside a California woman cost her several years of misery and misdi
JUNE 25, 2014
OSHA has penalized a hospital in the Boston area $28,000 for several violations of the agency&rsq
AUGUST 21, 2014
For patients with severe, disabling rheumatoid arthritis (RA), oral methotrexate is often the pre
DECEMBER 30, 2015
There are several clearinghouse companies available to providers to submit claims electronically.
You’ll soon have 71 new codes to capture varying severities of non-pressure chronic ulcers
The 2019 proposed PPS rule references this concern in several areas. CMS recognizes there are severa
Several Massachusetts ambulance companies want to allow paramedics to make house calls, treating
This year, several dozen medical schools, such as the University of Washington’s Sch
OCTOBER 3, 2014
In a partnership with several North Carolina hospitals, Campbell University’s Jerry
DECEMBER 5, 2014
Only a handful of several community groups that received federal reimbursements for curbing preve
Despite no code changes in several years, injection and infusion coding generates regular
JANUARY 21, 2015
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  Despite no code changes in several years, injection and infusion coding remains
DECEMBER 10, 2014
JUSTCODING
  Officials from several health centers, multi-group practices, insurers, and phys
A pilot was killed and two people severely injured after the medical helicopter they were riding
JULY 9, 2015
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 4, 2015
When working with stroke patients, you are responsible for several types of observations. First,
In the past few years, several for-profit medical schools have opened in hopes of increasing the
JUNE 24, 2016
This is a difficult question to answer, not knowing your agency processes. But there are several
Anesthesiology residents scored lower in several performance metrics when assigned to rude operat
JUNE 13, 2019
The most successful performance improvement projects (PIP) have several attributes in common:
MARCH 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
A South Carolina GME commission recently proposed several recommendations to increase the number
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
The latest batch of online time-wasters offer several questions, and your answers determine whic
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
CMS has included several proposals in the
CMS finalized several changes to the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) program i
  In order to avoid long waits in the emergency room (ER), several hospitals are o
JULY 10, 2014
The overall tone of the forum was frustration. Several skilled nursing facility workers expressed
AUGUST 7, 2014
In the wake of several high-profile superbug outbreaks in hospitals across the country, the Food
MARCH 17, 2015
Several years ago, CMS defined a list of nonsurgical extended duration therapeutic service
CMS released updated I/OCE specifications in January with several changes that could requi
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 6, 2015
Q: We had a patient come into our ED with a severe head injury. To protect his airway,
AUGUST 5, 2015
JUSTCODING
Johnny Cash once suffered severe injuries due to which of the following?  
A Salisbury, Massachusetts man has been arraigned on several charges after making threats to the
OCTOBER 29, 2015
Under the General Provisions, there are several proposed changes, including: S
Several months ago, Virginia Mason Medical Center (VMMC) in Seatt
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
A San Antonio hospital is beefing up security after several close calls involving employee safety
OCTOBER 27, 2016
Several new studies find that millennials are more likely to rely on retail health clinics for ca
DECEMBER 13, 2016
The Joint Commission has revised several of its requirements for National Patient Safety Goal (NP
JUNE 13, 2017
Nurses in several states held a one-day strike last Friday over concerns about staffing, pay, and
SEPTEMBER 25, 2019
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
For the last several years, CMS has updated the payment rates for separately payable drugs
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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Although the final rule contained several notable changes to the proposed VBP pilot set to launch
After the October 2014 outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. led to several life-threatening cases in U.S
OCTOBER 13, 2016
After the October 2014 outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. led to several life-threatening cases in U.S
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
After the October 2014 outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. led to several life-threatening cases in U
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
A Certification and recertification surveys typically take place over several days. During the en
After several requests, CMS finally issued a waiver for some — but not all — equipmen
MAY 8, 2020
JANUARY 14, 2015
JUSTCODING
Even as the accrediting organization awaits final CMS approval, here are several proposals to ke
MAY 18, 2017
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
by John Palmer Healthcare workers face several kinds of workplace hazard
The American Hospital Association (AHA) along with four hospital associations and several hospita
Q: We have acquired several physician offices and the physicians work in our off-campus
JULY 15, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS introduced several new HCPCS codes and added comprehensive APCs (C-APC), including one for ob
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Over the next couple of months, several Joint Commission programs, standards, and updates will go
AUGUST 9, 2016
There are several types of insurance plans, and most insurance companies offer plan level
An ED in Frederick, Md., spent several hours in lockdown Tuesday afternoon after two patients com
MAY 4, 2017
Starting Oct. 1, 2017, you’ll be able to capture the severity of non-pressure chronic ulcer
The fateful moment has arrived: An unfamiliar figure (or several) walks through the front
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
By Steven Andrews   Several members of Congress showed a fund
After several months of debate, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finally publ
MARCH 22, 2016
After several requests, CMS finally issued a waiver for some—but not all—equipment in
JULY 25, 2020
Since the start of the 21st century, the U.S. has suffered several major disasters: hurricanes, f
NOVEMBER 1, 2016