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The kidney is a bean-shaped organ that is about the size of a fist. Everyone has two kidneys, whi
JUNE 25, 2014
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Heart failure is the intrinsic inability of the heart to supply target organs with sufficient nut
APRIL 22, 2015
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Q: I have seen documentation of oliguric renal failure and non-oliguric renal failure. Wha
Q: I have seen documentation of oliguric renal failure and non-oliguric renal failure. What is th
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Physicians often use the terms acute renal failure (ARF) and acute kidney injury (AKI) interchang
JULY 29, 2015
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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and acute kidney injury (AKI) are two very different conditio
JULY 16, 2014
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Take an in-depth look at coding, documentation, and querying for acute kidney injury (AKI). Durin
APRIL 8, 2015
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Take an in-depth look at coding, documentation, and querying for acute kidney injury (AKI). Durin
MARCH 25, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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  Kidney disease
DECEMBER 1, 2013
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is a common and growing condition, affecting about half of the Medi
MAY 10, 2016
JANUARY 28, 2015
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Knowing how authoritative criteria define acute respiratory failure in children and adults is the
JANUARY 14, 2015
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Q: In the past few weeks, we noticed physicians are documenting acute conge
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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A patient arrives at the ED with acute respiratory failure and congestive heart failure. The pa
APRIL 23, 2014
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Codes for heart failure are located in ICD-10-CM category I50. Coders should note the list
Q: We had a question regarding documentation in a record of SIRS due to acute peritonit
MAY 21, 2014
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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1. Which of the following is not a main risk factor for developing kidney disease, as discussed i
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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MAY 6, 2015
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Q: When a patient does presents in acute respiratory failure, as well as overdose, is it ever a
Q: Should I query for chronic respiratory failure if the documentation indicates the patient
JANUARY 14, 2015
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  Post-Acute Care Has a Quality Management Problem
  Health Systems, Hospitals and Post-Acute Providers: Making Integration Work
MARCH 31, 2017
The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the ye
The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the pa
JANUARY 28, 2015
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The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the pa
MARCH 11, 2015
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MAY 13, 2015
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In an effort to better inform the American public about the risks related to heart failure, the A
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Sepsis leads to the same amount of readmissions as heart attacks and congestive heart failure, bu
JULY 14, 2015
JANUARY 21, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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Lawmakers in both houses of Congress have presented a draft bill calling for post-acute ca
MARCH 21, 2014
The Joint Commission released prepublication standards for its new Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital di
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
MDS Central is changing to your Post-Acute Advisor. We are now going to cover the news and regul
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
MDS Central is changing…. To your Post Acute Advisor. We are now going to cover the news
AUGUST 26, 2016
A new risk model provides a simple and inexpensive way to determine whether acute myocardial infa
Q: When physicians continue to only document respiratory failure in the inpatien
JUNE 4, 2014
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You ask: The Acute Care Hospitalization measure is now weighted at 35% in value-based purcha
Coders can now appropriately assign a code for diastolic or systolic heart failure, as warranted
Heart failure is one of the top MS-DRGs, so Recovery Auditors have focused on identifying
AUGUST 27, 2014
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Long-term acute care hospitals (LTCH) have been commonly misunderstood, as the term “long-t
Seven of 10 patients seeking treatment for acute bronchitis receive a prescription for antibiotic
Q: We have a resident that was discharged to the acute hospital  and, due
Over the years I have written about the changing landscape in post-acute care, princi
Q:   We have a resident that was discharged to the acute hospital, and due
APRIL 11, 2014
Sometimes like a kidney stone, but nonetheless… Before we dive into this week&rsqu
FEBRUARY 22, 2018
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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MAY 6, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for acute laryngitis with obstruction?  
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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About 70% of agencies will work to improve performance on acute care hospitalization in 2019, acc
Home health aides should understand the differences between heart failure and a heart attack to b
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) rolled out Phase II of its General Acute Care H
AUGUST 25, 2015
HCPro, Inc., and Beacon Health announce the launch of consulting services for post acute
MAY 23, 2011
The Leapfrog Group’s fourth safety report card for general acute care hospitals, released W
The practice of medicine is changing, and it is being felt acutely on the New Hampshire Seacoast
Acute care hospitals that use reusable sharps containers saw higher rates of Clostridium difficil
JULY 1, 2015
JULY 29, 2015
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Cardiac rehabilitation programs for chronic heart failure On August 29, CMS rescinde
MARCH 18, 2015
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MARCH 11, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Unfortunately, one of the most commonly cited deficiencies in home health care is the failure to
MARCH 9, 2017
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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Healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals have decreased nationally, including a 1
JANUARY 21, 2015
The following is an excerpt from The Post-Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy by Diana L. Kor
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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1. Someone with heart failure might have swollen ankles or difficulty breathing
Cardiac rehabilitation programs for chronic heart failure  
By Mitch Work, MPA, FHIMSS The 30-day readmission rate for heart failure
MARCH 1, 2018
by Brian Ward Several hospitals, long-term acute care facilities, and n
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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Review your policies and procedures for treating suicidal patients in general acute inpatient and
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Review your policies and procedures for treating suicidal patients in general acute inpatient and
JANUARY 1, 2018
by Kirsten Dize More agencies plan to focus on improving the rate of acute care
Written by Stefanie Corbett, DHA, post-acute regulatory specialist for HCPro &nbs
JANUARY 5, 2018
MARCH 26, 2014
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Q: How specific does the physician have to be for the location of the acute myocardial infarct
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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Increasingly, mergers and acquisitions are making strange bedfellows of acute, ambulatory, and po
One of the biggest changes in ICD-10-CM is the time frame for reporting an acute myocardial infar
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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Unlike acute care, postacute facilities have always strug-gled to implement electronic health rec
OCTOBER 18, 2019
Don't let the most knowledgeable person on your team become a single point of failure F
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Don't let the most knowledgeable person on your team become a single point of failure F
DECEMBER 1, 2017
OCTOBER 28, 2015
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APRIL 2, 2014
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Looking at the biggest problems with PPE The failure of workers to comp
APRIL 2, 2014
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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To keep themselves as closely aligned with CMS as possible, HFAP has updated their Acute Care
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
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