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For many years, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
The ANCC Magnet Recognition Program® (MRP) requires hospitals to have evidence-based practice
MARCH 6, 2015
  ROM and contracture ­prevention and recognition
AUGUST 1, 2011
Earn ANCC credits while empowering yourself to tackle the most pressing challenges your agency fa
ACDIS has made some significant changes to our annual ACDIS Achievement Awards, to be awar
I firmly believe if we want to make a change in our roles, including obtaining the titles and re
MARCH 16, 2018
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
You work hard as a healthcare safety professional, and you don’t get enough recognition for
JUNE 25, 2015
Q: Our physicians want to start implanting a magnetic band around the distal esophagus to trea
Earn ANCC credits while empowering yourself to tackle the most pressing challenges your agency fa
OSHA has announced a huge change to guidelines that could help
CMS continues to update payment logic for comprehensive APCs (C-APC) with additional chang
AUGUST 5, 2015
JUSTCODING
Healthcare financial strategies changed forever in 2009. With the publication of HealthL
MARCH 2, 2010
Career Opportunities synopsis
NOVEMBER 20, 2008
CMS first added ratings in 2005 and in 2008, added the first five-star quality rating to nursing
APRIL 14, 2015
In response to the ever-changing regulatory and payment landscape of the long-term care and hom
FEBRUARY 26, 2010
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) In further recognition o
MAY 9, 2020
In 2008 the predicted cost to implement ICD-10 ranged from roughly $83,300 for a small practice
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
An analysis of more than a million surgeries performed from 2008 to 2013 found that those in whic
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
Q: We're wondering about how to use CPT® code 73225 (magnetic resonance
AUGUST 20, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS revises signature requirements On July 24, CMS released a change re
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
JUSTCODING
Read our Press Releases to keep up with the latest developments at HCPro.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Signature requirements On July 24, CMS released a change request to allo
Editor's note: This is second part in a series covering changes to coding for neurologi
MAY 27, 2015
JUSTCODING
  Culture change
Why do some people become violent? The key word is recognition. By knowing who is in your waiting
APRIL 9, 2015
In full recognition that the Internet (including, I daresay, this august space) is a constant bar
MAY 21, 2015
  473 changes: Cracking the code
OCTOBER 19, 2018
Copyright statement
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
On which side of the aisle do you stand on the subject of change? Things change - or - things nev
DECEMBER 10, 2015
  OIG report emphasizes need for improvement for billing for changes in therapy
AUGUST 14, 2015
  RAI manual update holds limited changes and clarifications
JANUARY 8, 2016
  Proposed fiscal year 2017 payment and policy changes for Medicare announced
APRIL 22, 2016
  New CMS rule contains changes to binding arbitration clauses
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
  Excerpts from the final rule: What's changing?
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
  RCS-1: What's changing and how will you be affected? Part 1
DECEMBER 22, 2017
  New CMS policy could change inpatient rehab denial trend
  New proposed payment system, Part 2: Changes to the RAI process
  Medicare physician fee schedule: What's changing for 2019?
Before new physicians entering practice decide whether to pursue board certification, changes on
OCTOBER 20, 2017
When changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that would have extended overtime pay to 4.2
JANUARY 20, 2017
What is RSS synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
  RCS-1 CMS case-mix pre-rule: Get ready for big changes
  Medicare proposes changes to payment rates and quality programs for SNFs in FY18
  RCS-1: What?s changing and how will you be affected? Part 2
JANUARY 5, 2018
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
The CMS system will automatically change the answer to M2200 to reflect the number of visits repo
The CMS system will automatically change the answer to M2200 to reflect the number of visits repo
Innovating the GME system to better meet the changing healthcare needs of the public and provide
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
MARCH 9, 2017
The upsides of change (yes, there are some!) Change. It's a
One of the simplest tools to implement successful change is Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA). If your
MAY 1, 2015
Changing an ostomy bag, even if the patient can’t do it and there’s no caregiver avai
Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual,
  Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual
As a nurse manager, one of your challenges is to lead the change process for your staff. And, whi
MARCH 27, 2015
This week’s updates include changes to the laboratory NCD edit software for January 2016; c
Most of the changes in the OASIS C2 Guidance Manual, released in June, were included in CMS' anno
Both organizations have changed their expectations on the defintion of a hospital. CMS’s ne
DECEMBER 12, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
The sitemap of HCPro gives you convenient, once click access to each of our departments, e-Newsletters, newsletters, and blogs.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
OCTOBER 8, 2014
JUSTCODING
The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) earlier this week announced changes to its Mainte
Most of the changes in the OASIS C2 Guidance Manual, released in June, were included in CMS&rsquo
How should our agency handle patient changes in condition from a billing per
Changes in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements, healthcare reform, and market competition are al
OCTOBER 24, 2011
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
The new Trump administration is eager to make changes that are sure to have a major impact on Med
It might not change. It might just intensify. I think surveyors are going to be taking th
As part of the changes in its recent final rule, CMS has eliminated the requirement that ambulat
Join us at 1 p.m. (Eastern) Thursday, November 13, to review the big changes coming for modifier
Big changes are coming for modifier -59 (distinct procedural services) in 2015. The most u
OCTOBER 29, 2014
JUSTCODING
Join us at 1 p.m. (Eastern) Thursday, November 13, to review the big changes coming for modifier
Q: Due to recent regulatory changes (including the OASIS assessments being
The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) is considering potential changes to its Maintenanc
APRIL 21, 2016
The most welcome changes to me are the removal of those coding items, M1011 (Inpatient diagnosis)
Beginning in 2022, the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) program will change sc
FEBRUARY 24, 2020
  The HITECH Act, which included changes to the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules,
"Medical education is changing, and I am encouraged that we can critically appraise a
OCTOBER 24, 2014
“It makes no sense to change the culture of our medical students and then have them work w
JUNE 3, 2016
A couple of weeks ago, the friendly folks at CMS issued notice of a proposed regulation change fo
MAY 4, 2017
The 2014 CPT® Manual had more changes in the digestive section than any other section,
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services should openly urge Congress to change the way th
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
CMS finalized proposed changes to the 2-midnight rule in its 2016 OPPS final rule.
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Changing How We Care Plan webcast will be presented on: Tuesday, May 3, 2016. 1:00–2:30 p.m
MARCH 18, 2016
Last week, CMS published a list of proposed rule changes for
JUNE 21, 2016
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
The Department of Labor (DOL) recently decided to appeal a ruling that effectively ended changes
On November 16, CMS posted the final rule with comment period addressing changes to the physician
In the near future, you can expect to see some changes coming to Medical Staff Leader Insider. Yo
DECEMBER 31, 2015
In their pursuit of continuing relevance in an ever-changing regulatory landscape, The Joint Comm
MAY 12, 2016
The following changes to the Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) credential
CCDS candidates, please take note of the following important changes to the CCDS certification pr
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the Digestive section to align codes for
Due to a proposed change to the two-midnight rule, CMS has further delayed enforcement o
AUGUST 14, 2015
“The healthcare environment dynamic is changing rapidly, as is the practice of medicine. P
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
by Sharme Brodie, RN, CCDS It seems change lurks near every corner we turn this
By Jennifer Thew, RN Change can be daunting, but it can also lead to unex
OCTOBER 23, 2019
Among the proposed changes included in the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) for calendar ye
CMS clarified changes to the Medicare Program Integrity Manual that alter the timeframe fo
NCQA is accepting public comments through April 8 on proposed changes to its Health Plan Accredit
This week’s updates include changes to the FY 2016 IPPS and long-term care hospital (LT
On January 8, CMS released a change request stating that payment files were issued to contractors
“Salaries are changing. Family care gets paid less. We need more family doctors.”
Have you thought about the changes to RAPs and the new Notice of Admission requirement fi
  CMS recently updated the Medicare Claims Processing Manual, with changes
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS updates Medicare Claims Processing Manual to provide language-only changes f
Security changes designed to improve communication between the Milwaukee Police Department
APRIL 3, 2014
The changes to fracture coding in ICD-10-CM have received plenty of attention since coders first
Federal regulators are considering changes to the Affordable Care Act’s Hierarchical Condit
CMS review has prompted waves of changes. Even more changes to The Joint Commission&rsq
APRIL 20, 2017
CMS made relatively few changes in the April quarterly I/OCE update, introducing four new
  Residency program coordinators know about change. In recent years, they've manag
JUNE 20, 2014
Two changes affecting trauma care at a Florida hospital cost nothing to make, but saved the hospi
JUNE 3, 2015
Mandatory state reporting of adverse medical errors is lagging and changes are needed in the way
JUNE 23, 2015
OSHA keeps citing employers for the same mistakes, yet the list of top violations doesn't chang
CMS announced this week it is making changes to the ICD-10 implementation transition period to h
Dear readers, Soon you will notice a change to Medical Staff Leader Insider.
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
CMS issued a revision of the October 2015 I/OCE update that included changes for HCPCS code Q51
The latest version of proposed cost reporting changes for the home health-based hospices, relea
JCAHO surveyors attending training in Chicago this week learned of changes that will take effect
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
CMS announces final regulatory changes affecting Medicare Parts C and D
AUGUST 1, 2014
“We have to change our mindsets. After all, it’s a marathon and not a race. And afte
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
While most analysts agree that any substantial changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are unlik
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
“Sponsoring institutions, like most healthcare organizations, have changed significantly am
DECEMBER 22, 2017
Debriding a pressure ulcer does not change the nature of the wound or make it a surgical wound. I
With some major changes in look and form-but generally adhering to existing guidelines-coding for
While many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual surgical sect
HIM professionals must be flexible and willing to adapt to the ever-changing healthcare en
Can you give a review of how the proposed CoPs might change things? The agency mu
ACDIS is making several changes to the Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist exam effective
Under the General Provisions, there are several proposed changes, including: S
The COVID-19 pandemic has already altered how medical students are trained and may require change
MAY 26, 2020
Q: Why do the payments for some separately payable drugs change? One week we get paid a certai
by Megan Pielmeier Avoid significantly changing therapy utilization as soon as t
When changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that would have extended overtime pay to 4.2
JANUARY 20, 2017
Home care study shows checklist possible aid in providing attention to condition changes
by Josh Poltilove The four pages of changes CMS has just made to its OASIS-D gui
Q: Did CMS make any changes to the packaging of skin substitutes in the lates
Q: Are there any new pass-through devices or changes for July under the OPPS?
In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
“Although I hope my residents will keep pace with a rapidly changing healthcare syst
APRIL 11, 2014
Q:    If a beneficiary changes from one Medicare Advantage plan to another,
APRIL 25, 2014
CMS details changes to reimbursement manual On September 19, CMS releas
"The way medicine is delivered in the U.S. is changing fast, and there is perhaps no
OCTOBER 31, 2014
Q: Would it be appropriate to report CPT® code 75984 (change of percutan
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
The 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey revealed some fairly drastic changes in the educatio
MAY 29, 2015
“Policymakers must ensure that payment or policy changes to GME do not upend a world-class
JUNE 19, 2015
JULY 29, 2015
JUSTCODING
Despite changes to the healthcare system, numerous disparities in care exist between whites and n
 CMS wants your thoughts on its 2017 OPPS proposed changes. In various places in the propose
For any behavior change to take place and, more importantly, to be sustained, the patient has to
Every October 1, providers are able to count on some changes to reimbursement principles taking e
“It is clearly true that shift changes are a source of miscommunication and error, but it&
DECEMBER 16, 2016
“As physicians, we must not squander this opportunity to change the way we study and treat
MARCH 16, 2018
“One of the biggest obstacles is changing the culture of medicine to not only understand th
MAY 4, 2018
As the healthcare industry prepares for fundamental change under the Patient Protection and Aff
DECEMBER 17, 2010
The public has until April 8 to submit comments on NCQA’s proposed changes to Health
CMS released updated I/OCE specifications in January with several changes that could requi
CMS continues to update payment logic for comprehensive APCs (C-APC) with additional chang
For 2015, CMS finalized changes to reconfigure and consolidate ophthalmology and gynecolog
CMS recently clarified policy on acceptable control materials for lab testing. While not changing
APRIL 26, 2016
by Josh Poltilove A new change request from CMS implements the policies of the
by: Megan Batty A total of 473 code changes will take effect on Oct. 1, includin
  The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the
MARCH 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Privacy Policy synopsis.
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Terms of use synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
Perspective The more credentialing changes...
by: Kirsten Dize Changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program outlined i
by Josh Poltilove Rural add-on payments have changed significantly for many agen
CMS updates Program Integrity Manual On May 2, CMS released a change re
CMS finalized a number of coding and MS-DRG changes as part of the fiscal year 2016 IPPS final ru
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS finalized changes to multiple quality measures in the
In the unlikely event you missed the news, August heralded a big change in the world of life safe
OCTOBER 6, 2016
You may find significant changes to E/M reporting in the near future, including a pivot away from
A hospital in Massachusetts unveiled changes last week to the security policies and procedures in
OCTOBER 5, 2017
AHAP’s own Jodi Eisenberg was recently interviewed on the changing world of accreditation.
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
Q: If a beneficiary changes from one Medicare Advantage plan to another-do they automatica
MARCH 21, 2014
The CMS began its restructuring of the quality improvement organization (QIO) program with change
Some of the most significant changes in ICD-10-CM involve coding for orthopedic injuries. Join us
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) will change the scoring scale on its new Medi
MAY 2, 2014
AUGUST 13, 2014
JUSTCODING
By Steven Andrews, Editor   Proposed changes to the OPPS next
CMS issues changes regarding Defense of Marriage Act and ICD-10 On Oct
CMS issues changes regarding Defense of Marriage Act and ICD-10 On Oct
  Despite no code changes in several years, injection and infusion coding remains
DECEMBER 10, 2014
JUSTCODING
  In what has turned out to be one of the busier periods when it comes to changes
JUNE 25, 2014
According to a press release issued on Feb 20, 2015 by CMS, there are proposed changes for
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the ye
  Change is right around the corner, so attend the 2015 Medicare Compliance Forum
The results of the 2015 Residency Coordinator Salary Survey show no changes in the percentage of
JUNE 12, 2015
The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (VUSM) has changed its admission guidelines to no lo
JUNE 26, 2015
A bill changing notification of outpatient observation status for hospital patients has be
AUGUST 14, 2015
Q: Did CMS make any changes to skin substitutes for October?  
On October 2, CMS released a change request to allow contractors to accept initials instead of si
Dear Colleague, A little-noticed change in the 2004 update of the Comprehensive Accred
Introducing change to practice in healthcare is not easy. While it is well established that evid
JANUARY 27, 2016
There are many regulatory changes that affect home health agencies each year, many resulting from
by Penny Richards ACDIS announces several changes in eligibility requirements for
With all the folderol relating to the changes in the management of life safety conditions in our
AUGUST 11, 2016
Dear readers, Big changes are coming to those of you who subscribe to our monthly
AUGUST 5, 2016
A bill introduced in Congress last month aims to change how Medicare-funded GME training position
OCTOBER 7, 2016
On September 29, CMS released a change request providing instructions for payment and edits for t
 Although documentation matters more and more in today?s world of ever-changing regulations, med
AUGUST 4, 2017
This change is significant but not terribly surprising.   CMS has signaled it
Have clinicians follow up the next day when patients have a change in pain medications or increas
As part of ongoing efforts to raise awareness about the upcoming change to Medicare numbers and c
by Megan Herr Several key changes were made to coding guidance as part of the FY
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
  Why are so many organizations struggling to change the medical staff’s vie
DECEMBER 11, 2014
Q: Did CMS make any changes to drug payments for April?  
The goal with nurse training has not changed much over the years: nurse should be taught how to
MARCH 17, 2016
CMS held a webinar on May 12 explaining the methodology and upcoming changes to its controversial
These agencies will likely (or already have) proposed changes that will affect life safety issue
MARCH 30, 2017