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OCTOBER 7, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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The first study looking at if residents’ increased duty hours affected patient outcomes has
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
Two more studies reviewing resident work hour restrictions land squarely in the middle of the lon
MARCH 11, 2015
The Department of Labor (DOL) recently decided to appeal a ruling that effectively ended changes
A new OSHA rule that requires employers to report more worker injuries has safety experts wonderi
MAY 14, 2015
The record for most snowfall in a 24-hour period occurred in Silver Lake, Colorado, beginn
What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for an aneurysm of the iliac artery? a. I72.0
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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A new set of claims transaction rules has been approved by CAQH Committee on Operating Rules for
By Steven Andrews   Small tweaks to the 2-midnight rule in the 201
Our expert answers your questions about CMS' newly adopted rule and what you need to k
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 5, 2016
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 5, 2016
Homecare workers achieved a victory when the Department of Labor ruled they are entitled to overt
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
ECRI: The rules on copying and pasting medical information In 2016, the
A violation of safety rules at the CDC lab in Atlanta may have exposed a scientist to the Eb
DECEMBER 31, 2014
With just hours before a 21% cut in Medicare payments went into effect, the U.S Senate app
APRIL 16, 2015
Final Rule Released After receiving 118 comments from the public, the Cen
by Kirsten Dize After four years, a proposed rule and a deadline extension, CMS
The release of the final rules for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACR
APRIL 2, 2014
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Hospitals could soon be required to develop a discharge plan within 24 hours of admission or regi
Two national studies that aim to examine the effects of duty hour standards on patient out
MARCH 21, 2014
MAY 21, 2014
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JANUARY 14, 2015
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    The 2016 OPPS proposed rule released July 2 is deceptively short
AUGUST 19, 2015
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Removal of the 16-hour cap for first-year residents is among the revised Common Program Requirem
MARCH 24, 2017
The latest rules proposed this spring for the electronic health records (EHR) incentive programs
Respondents to HCPro’s 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey reported working more hours
MARCH 4, 2016
Results of the Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) Trial find tha
DECEMBER 2, 2016
The ACGME implemented a cap of 80 clinical and education work hours per week for residents in 201
JULY 19, 2019
Our expert answers your questions about CMS’ newly adopted rule and what you need to know
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Are physicians less well trained as a result of work-hour reforms that cap residents’ work
  Proposed rules, OIG reports, and bundling, oh my!
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
  Proposed Rule Q&A with Reginald Hislop III
OCTOBER 23, 2015
  New CMS rule contains changes to binding arbitration clauses
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
  CMS updates Conditions of Participation in Final Rule
NOVEMBER 4, 2016
  Excerpts from the final rule: What's changing?
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
  Advancing care coordination through episode payment models final rule
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
  Providers worry that proposed rule could cut Medicaid revenue
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
Physicians are more likely to reduce the amount of hours they work if they show signs of burnout
Physicians earn less per hour over their lifetimes than teachers, according to an analysis publis
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
"We saw residents leave the operating room mid-procedure because their duty hour clock was u
AUGUST 11, 2017
MAY 14, 2014
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MAY 7, 2014
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The Joint Commission recently approved the 2016 accreditation and certification decision rules fo
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Do you feel that you work more hours than most coders? Or your compensation is lower than
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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Category S72.- (fracture of femur) includes an example of a new concept in ICD-10-CM, the
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released its final rule on Medicaid.  
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Surprise rule interpretation may force changes on some facilities In a rather surprisin
MARCH 9, 2017
Limiting residents to 16-hour shifts appears to have led to negative consequences for surgery p
APRIL 4, 2014
A bill that would establish around-the-clock registered nurse staffing hours at Medicare and Me
AUGUST 7, 2014
A new study finds that restricting the number of hours that medical residents are allowed to be o
JANUARY 14, 2015
The ACGME’s 16-hour work hour limit for first-year residents instituted in 2011 led to &ldq
FEBRUARY 21, 2020
  CMS pushes SNFs toward payment reform in FY 2016 PPS final rule
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
  Proposed Rule Q&A with Reginald Hislop III, Managing Partner and CEO of H2 Healthcare, LLC
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule this week that would
APRIL 21, 2016
  SNF PPS final rule for 2017 brings increased rate but new challenges
OCTOBER 7, 2016
  CMS Issues Proposed Rule to Increase Patients' Health Insurance Choices for 2018
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
  RCS-1 CMS case-mix pre-rule: Get ready for big changes
  MedPAC comments on CMS’s proposed rule on Medicare Part C and Part D
JANUARY 5, 2018
  CMS publishes corrections to RUG-IV federal per diem rates & MDS item in SNF PPS final rule
OCTOBER 5, 2018
  Trump administration's proposed rule aims to penalize legal immigrants for using Medicaid
OCTOBER 12, 2018
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
“Duty hours restrictions represent an attempt to deal with a genuine problem, a domi
JANUARY 9, 2015
“The right answer on how many hours residents should work may be more nuanced than we&rsqu
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
“So far in residency reform, the focus has been on reducing the number of hours worked, ra
JULY 15, 2016
CMS is considering waiving the three-day hospital stay rule, required before a patient can be re
JANUARY 29, 2016
CMS' introduction of the 2-midnight rule in the
JULY 16, 2014
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A law that caps the number of hours resident physicians can work may have created changes for stu
JANUARY 27, 2015
Due to a proposed change to the two-midnight rule, CMS has further delayed enforcement o
AUGUST 14, 2015
Dear readers, Results from a study looking at increased duty hours were recently
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
MARCH 18, 2015
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MAY 6, 2015
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MAY 13, 2015
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The 126th State District Court in Austin, Texas, has ruled that Texas Medical Board (TMB) Rule 1
Illinois proposal caps hours for home health workers Governor Bruce Ruane
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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Removal of the 16-hour cap for first-year residents is among the revised Common Program R
MARCH 24, 2017
On May 23, 2014, there was a new federal rule issued that requires physicians, including p
While CMS’ new payment rule bundling hip and knee replacement surgeries may have sparked so
DECEMBER 15, 2015
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
The ACGME’s resident duty hour reforms from 2011 did not affect patient mortality or
DECEMBER 12, 2014
Junior physicians in Britain are planning a 24-hour mass walkout next week, followed by two 48-ho
JANUARY 8, 2016
First-year internal medicine residents spend about 112 hours a month entering patient data into E
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
“Duty hours won’t improve a resident’s quality of life. Feeling supported will
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
Providers anticipated an update to the 2-midnight rule in the 2016 IPPS final rule release
The 2-midnight rule may get a little tweak if the proposals in
CMS’ 2014 IPPS Final Rule redefined the criteria for inpatient admission when it implemente
An Iowa Board of Medicine administrative rule banning abortion through a teleconferencing system
On December 3, 2014, CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner announced new rules that strengthe
DECEMBER 5, 2014
On November 16, CMS issued the final rule for bundled payment demonstration (lower extremity) ef
DECEMBER 4, 2015
The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that information collected under the Health Care Professional C
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
By Steven Andrews   Most policies in the OPPS final rule are not e
HCPro is developing a book about resident duty hours. Please help us by completing this
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
JANUARY 28, 2015
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A proposed payment rule posted earlier this week outlines the CMS’ plan to allow physicians
CMS should have addressed the 2-midnight rule, but didn’t in the fiscal year 2016 IPPS prop
A proposed rule (CMS-5524-P) released by CMS on August 15, 2017 would make the Comprehensive Care
AUGUST 20, 2014
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The CMS last week issued a rule designed to save $660 million annually and $3.2 billion over five
A provision in CMS’ new rule to modify or eliminate unnecessary regulations will ease requ
CMS yesterday announced a proposed rule on the adoption of the 2012 editions of the Life Safet
APRIL 15, 2014
According to the Federal Register, CMS is proposing a rule that would update the payment rates us
APRIL 24, 2015
Editor’s note: A final rule change issued last month by CMS could have a significant im
The Department of Labor’s (DOL) final rule, issued this week, increases minimum salary req
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017
Provider-based clinics and departments are increasingly common at hospitals, but the rules for pr
A significant portion of updates in the Fiscal Year 2015 IPPS final rule pertain to the Hospital
CMS continues the expansion of pay-for-performance (P4P) programs in the 2015 IPPS final rule. By
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduced Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that could im
In case you haven’t heard, OSHA has been rather quietly avoiding implementing a rule that t
AUGUST 6, 2014
Medicare regulations surrounding the 2-midnight rule are continually evolving, making it more imp
What potential impact does the final rule on overpayments have on home health agencies? F
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA) released a final rule upda
There's a lot going on in CMS' proposed rule for year two of the quality payment program (QPP), s
After last year's OPPS proposed rule debacle, which included a later-than-usual release, d
“If some parts of the hospitals are 24 hour, why not all? Why can’t the hospit
APRIL 16, 2015
Nursing is a demanding profession, typified by long hours and a high-stress work environment as
FEBRUARY 8, 2018
Pressure ulcers got some attention in the PPS final rule, specifically related to payment for neg
By improving compliance with the sepsis three-hour bundle, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center red
MARCH 20, 2015
On average, how many hours of overtime do you work each week? 0-2
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Residents in Quebec are experiencing rapid rates of burnout, with an average work week of 71 hour
MARCH 9, 2018
We have a patient who is a 72-year-old man with a diagnosis of debilitating osteoarthriti
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
The 2015 OPPS proposed rule introduces Comprehensive APCs and more packaging that will impact you
The 2016 OPPS proposed rule released July 2 is deceptively short, but packs a punch. CMS i
Q: Is there a way to convince management that Security Rule compliance is just as importa
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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CMS released its fiscal year (FY) 2016 IPPS proposed rule, and announced changes to MS-DRGs and t
CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released final rules October 6 with the inte
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Facilities have less than 20 days to fully comply with CMS’ new emergency preparedness rule
OCTOBER 26, 2017
A significant portion of updates in the Fiscal Year 2015 IPPS final rule pertain to the Ho
AUGUST 7, 2014
CMS continues the expansion of pay-for-performance (P4P) programs in the 2015 IPPS final rule. By
  The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) issued a draft rule late Fr
APRIL 14, 2015
CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released final rules October 6 with the inte
Use of claims data could soon expand to a host of new entities under proposed rules released
Last week, CMS published a list of proposed rule changes for
JUNE 21, 2016
A newly proposed rule by CMS would put into effect new discharge planning requirements that the a
SEPTEMBER 26, 2019
A judge recently ruled that Anthony J. Garcia, a physician accused of murdering four people conne
MAY 30, 2014
A Douglas County (Nebraska) district judge has ruled that Anthony Garcia is competent to stand tr
JANUARY 29, 2016
In its final rule about lessening health care providers’ burden, CMS estimates providers wi
Compliance with the 2-midnight rule can be tricky for many organizations, which has left many cas
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
A proposed rule would expand access and use of claims data and analysis,
  CMS' 2014 IPPS final rule redefined inpatient admissions when it implemented the
APRIL 2, 2014
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Do you have a lot of professional insight and an hour to spare? Share your expertise with HCPro i
CMS' introduction of the 2-midnight rule in the 2014 IPPS final rule makes properly identi
  CMS recently announced a finalized rule allowing hospitals more flexibility meet
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently filed a proposed rule to permit full practice au
JUNE 16, 2016
The site-neutral payment provision in CMS’ 2017 OPPS proposed rule could level the playing
October 1, 2015, will be the new ICD-10 implementation date, according to the final rule,
AUGUST 6, 2014
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Last week, CMS proposed a new rule intended to boost the success of Accountable Care Organiz
CMS issued the fiscal year (FY) 2017 IPPS proposed rule yesterday with updates to several quali
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
  Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement with the
  Don’t leave money on the table! Master Medicare rules for reimbursement
The 2015 IPPS final rule, released August 4, focuses on quality initiatives and includes n
MARCH 9, 2017
Do your coders ever feel as if they work more hours than most coders? Or perhaps they think their
  Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a proposed rule that wo
As part of the changes in its recent final rule, CMS has eliminated the requirement that ambulat
CMS refined and updated its Comprehensive APC policy in the 2015 OPPS proposed rule releas
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
To help reduce adverse events and readmissions, a rule proposed by CMS and published this week wo
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
On November 16, CMS posted the final rule with comment period addressing changes to the physician
On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule
APRIL 22, 2016
Between background checks and the new overtime rule, some home health workers in Nebraska have sa
Keeping wait times for appointments to a minimum is a cardinal rule for medical practices, but on
CMS announced it has extended its enforcement delay of the 2-midnight rule from September 30 to J
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
It appears many case managers still have a lot of questions when it comes to 2-midnight rule comp
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
Although the final rule contained several notable changes to the proposed VBP pilot set to launch
On May 3, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a final rule (
In the new proposed home health PPS rule, CMS states agencies providing a larger percentage of ov
When CMS releases rules, the length can be intimidating. But even at a relatively slim 700
The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled earlier this month that a medical staff can sue its hospital b
CMS CoPs New final rule refines and redefines medical staff
AUGUST 1, 2014
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently issued a new rule allowing unlicensed device
AUGUST 12, 2015
On January 28, CMS posted a fact sheet regarding a proposed rule that would update the methodolog
Waiting for the final rule? Here’s a checklist to prepare
The 2019 proposed PPS rule references this concern in several areas. CMS recognizes there are severa
CMS solidifies a fix to the COT OMRA policy in 2015 final rule
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
Physicians feel burned out by administrative tasks and long hours, but also by the emotional fall
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
Do you have a lot of professional insight and a half hour to spare? Share your expertise w
AUGUST 7, 2015
Do you have a lot of professional insight and a half hour to spare? Share your expertise w
AUGUST 21, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017 a
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
Q: Is a diagnosed and treated condition during the first 24 hours considered present on ad
Under the proposed rule hospitals would have to make their 'real, negotiated prices known to pat
AUGUST 1, 2019
Coders, do you feel that you work more hours than most coders? Or your compensation is lower than
JANUARY 21, 2015
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CMS 2015 SNF PPS final rule to increase payments to skilled nursing facilities
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Under the rule, an “overpayment” means any funds that a “person” has rece
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
  The HITECH Act, which included changes to the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules,
New communication ruling for home health and hospices takes effect
For many, this is the time of year when the latest updated rules, regulations, and payment rates
  Q:  What are the rules regarding a qualifying hospital stay at a hos
DECEMBER 12, 2014
During the call on 5/14/15, CMS unpacked the proposed rule provisions a bit. Questions cam
CMS offers five solutions to help address inadequate HIPAA Security Rule–requ
This table, taken from the 2020 PPS proposed rule, includes the proposed, estimated 30-day, budge
The average medical practice spends 785 hours a year on quality measure reporting. That’s e
MARCH 15, 2016
An ED in Frederick, Md., spent several hours in lockdown Tuesday afternoon after two patients com
MAY 4, 2017
The Minnesota Supreme Court recently ruled that a hospital’s medical staff did have
JANUARY 8, 2015
The implementation of comprehensive APCs (C-APCs) in the 2015 OPPS final rule likely wasn'
The implementation of comprehensive APCs (C-APCs) in the 2015 OPPS final rule likely wasn'
The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday ruled that the North Carolina state dental board does not have t
The policies that CMS publishes each year in the OPPS proposed rule don't always come as a
On April 15, CMS posted a proposed rule in the Federal Register that would change the Medicare an
On October 15, 2015, the Department of Labor upheld a federal ruling stating that more than 2 mil
The FDA in December issued a final rule on the safety and effectiveness of active ingredients in
CMS’ recently released 2015 IPPS final rule focuses on quality initiatives mandated by the
CMS released 2016 OPPS proposed rule On July 1, CMS released CMS-1633-
Clarify the date-of-service rules you follow for reporting common services and you’ll overc
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017
CMS issued its final rule, Fiscal Year 2020 Payment and Policy changes for Medicare Skilled Nursi
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
JUNE 18, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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The eight-hour workday in America was established by law in which year? a. 178
APRIL 15, 2015
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APRIL 8, 2015
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MARCH 25, 2015
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On average, how many hours do you spend each week on non-coding tasks, such as querying, training
MARCH 18, 2015
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On average, how many hours do you spend each week on non-coding tasks, such as querying, training
MARCH 11, 2015
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The ACGME implemented the duty hour restrictions in response to data that suggest that sleep depr
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
If your hospital is rolling up all room-related services into one hourly or daily rate, you may b
If your hospital is rolling up all room-related services into one hourly or daily rate, you may b
Members of the ACDIS Advisory Board will conduct a one-hour “CDI Ethics” panel discus
At least one-third of U.S. clinicians experience burnout, often caused by lengthy work hours, tec
NOVEMBER 5, 2019
On average, less than 1% of medical students’ lecture hours are spent on nutrition educatio
OCTOBER 14, 2019
Final PPS rule: OASIS   by Kirsten Dize Many items will be el
October 1, 2015, will be the new ICD-10 implementation date, according to the final rule, Adminis
A lot of people still have questions about the 2-midnight rule and may wonder if their chosen pra
OCTOBER 6, 2015
In 2011, The Joint Commission ruled that physicians and practitioners were forbidden from using t
The introduction of the Home Health Groupings Model (HHGM) into the proposed rule means preparing
Since January, providers have been struggling to reconcile conflicts between CMS' rules an
MAY 7, 2014
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