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OCTOBER 7, 2015
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  Providers worry that proposed rule could cut Medicaid revenue
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
The latest rules proposed this spring for the electronic health records (EHR) incentive programs
  Trump administration's proposed rule aims to penalize legal immigrants for using Medicaid
OCTOBER 12, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released its final rule on Medicaid.  
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
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
MAY 5, 2016
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
MAY 5, 2016
by Roy Edroso A sweeping new Medicare enrollment final rule with comment period
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
On October 6, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Office of t
OCTOBER 9, 2015
Hospitals could soon be required to develop a discharge plan within 24 hours of admission or regi
Final Rule Released After receiving 118 comments from the public, the Cen
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule this week that would
APRIL 21, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017
On November 3, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an interac
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
The first study looking at if residents’ increased duty hours affected patient outcomes has
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
On October 29, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed to revise
OCTOBER 30, 2015
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Q: Does the CARES Act apply to both Medicare and Medicaid payors? A: Th
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
On July 8, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) update included pr
A bill that would establish around-the-clock registered nurse staffing hours at Medicare and Me
AUGUST 7, 2014
On July 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published propose
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Between background checks and the new overtime rule, some home health workers in Nebraska have sa
On May 3, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a final rule (
Overview On May 1, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Serv
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Office of the National Coordinator for H
CMS finalizes emergency preparedness of Medicare/Medicaid-certified facilities
  Accounting for Medicare A coinsurance from Medicaid or Managed Medicaid bad debt
AUGUST 2, 2017
Two more studies reviewing resident work hour restrictions land squarely in the middle of the lon
MARCH 11, 2015
  Medicaid: The SNF 800 lb. Gorilla
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
  Medicaid EHR Q&A
DECEMBER 22, 2017
The Department of Labor (DOL) recently decided to appeal a ruling that effectively ended changes
  De-stressing distressed long-term care facilities: Challenges they currently face and solutio
New communication ruling for home health and hospices takes effect
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today issued final regulations for the Med
We are a Medicare/Medicaid certified agency. We currently have a client who is homebound
 Per the New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) Audit Protoc
CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) released final rules October 6 with the inte
As part of the changes in its recent final rule, CMS has eliminated the requirement that ambulat
On April 21, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule
APRIL 22, 2016
  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
A newly proposed rule by CMS would put into effect new discharge planning requirements that the a
SEPTEMBER 26, 2019
Long-term care providers who obstruct audits soon could have their Medicare and Medicaid c
On April 15, CMS posted a proposed rule in the Federal Register that would change the Medicare an
  Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Open Door Forum
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
This is an area that can lead to trouble for an agency and its administrator. De-veloping new bus
A new OSHA rule that requires employers to report more worker injuries has safety experts wonderi
MAY 14, 2015
A proposed rule would expand access and use of claims data and analysis,
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing new regulations that implemen
A new set of claims transaction rules has been approved by CAQH Committee on Operating Rules for
by Lisa Dias, MD, and P. Roger DeVersa, MD, MBA, FHM, CPE, CDIP, CHDA, CCS
AUGUST 11, 2017
Each year, home health aides must meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (C
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued guidance effective immediately
JUNE 10, 2014
On April 23, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a propose
APRIL 24, 2015
On July 13, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a propo
On March 8th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposed rule t
MARCH 11, 2016
By Steven Andrews   Small tweaks to the 2-midnight rule in the 201
Medicaid Fraud Control Units recovered about $10.3 million from nursing facilities in FY 2013, a
MARCH 14, 2014
The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the finalized prospective paym
The record for most snowfall in a 24-hour period occurred in Silver Lake, Colorado, beginn
  CMS examines inappropriate guiding of people eligible for Medicare or Medicaid into Marketpla
AUGUST 19, 2016
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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Our expert answers your questions about CMS' newly adopted rule and what you need to k
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
If you’re a Medicare or Medicaid provider, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
On August 18, 2016, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a request for
AUGUST 19, 2016
On November 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the final rul
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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On average, less than 1% of medical students’ lecture hours are spent on nutrition educatio
OCTOBER 14, 2019
When the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Ser-vices’ (CMS) new Patient Driven Payment Mo
JANUARY 11, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have released new home health Conditions o
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a Request for Information (RFI)
In a highly-anticipated move expected to significantly affect the regulatory rules that hospitals
CMS offers five solutions to help address inadequate HIPAA Security Rule–requ
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
In 2012, Oregon’s Medicaid system was overrun with problems. Four years prior, the state wa
MARCH 25, 2015
ECRI: The rules on copying and pasting medical information In 2016, the
Under the proposed rule hospitals would have to make their 'real, negotiated prices known to pat
AUGUST 1, 2019
CMS finalizes Medicaid face to face rule CMS has issued a final rule re
by Kirsten Dize After four years, a proposed rule and a deadline extension, CMS
  Medicaid patients who visit the emergency department (ED) are seeking treatment
AUGUST 14, 2014
The release of the final rules for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACR
On March 24th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a new effort to i
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a six-month extension of a state
I'm trying to notify Medicare and Medicaid that we are going to start servicing a neighbo
On April 7, 2014 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the 2015 ra
APRIL 11, 2014
This past March, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) conducted a succes
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a press release, giving
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Medicare and Medicaid spending will grow at a slower rate than past predictions indicated,
Authorities have arrested a man, Wellington Liranzo, on charges of Medicaid provider fraud
OCTOBER 23, 2014
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final PPS Rule for 2017 a
CMS issued its final rule, Fiscal Year 2020 Payment and Policy changes for Medicare Skilled Nursi
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
In the final 2018 outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) rule released by CMS, total knee a
MARCH 15, 2019
    The 2016 OPPS proposed rule released July 2 is deceptively short
AUGUST 19, 2015
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Generally, for Medicaid Advantage, the documentation is that the face-to-face date needs to be on
  Hospice Final Rule for 2017 raises payments  
JULY 31, 2016
Hospice Final Rule for 2017 raises payments Last Friday, CMS issued a fin
APRIL 2, 2014
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Two national studies that aim to examine the effects of duty hour standards on patient out
MARCH 21, 2014
What are the home health CMS & the Medicare/Medicaid Policy for PTA supervision by a
  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
The growth of managed care continues to grow due to the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable C
OCTOBER 24, 2014
As Medicare and Medicaid celebrate their 50th anniversary protecting the health and well-b
AUGUST 7, 2015
The 11th edition of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Nursing Home Data Com
Removal of the 16-hour cap for first-year residents is among the revised Common Program Requirem
MARCH 24, 2017
Our expert answers your questions about CMS’ newly adopted rule and what you need to know
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
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
MAY 21, 2014
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JANUARY 14, 2015
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The Joint Commission recently approved the 2016 accreditation and certification decision rules fo
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Are physicians less well trained as a result of work-hour reforms that cap residents’ work
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced that the city and the Committee of I
MARCH 6, 2015
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
Do you feel that you work more hours than most coders? Or your compensation is lower than
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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MARCH 9, 2017
  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
  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
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
MAY 14, 2014
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CMS is considering waiving the three-day hospital stay rule, required before a patient can be re
JANUARY 29, 2016
Surprise rule interpretation may force changes on some facilities In a rather surprisin
MARCH 9, 2017
Nine Massachusetts agencies that provide home health services to patient on Medicaid have
MAY 7, 2014
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced during an Open Door Forum on Thursday
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
To help dispel some of the myths surrounding ICD-10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Serv
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Principal Deputy Administrator P
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has begun a three-year pilot project to i
JANUARY 8, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and America’s Health Insurance Plans
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Next Steps Toolkit to help y
APRIL 22, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will soon launch a series of updates for
To help you improve your use of ICD-10 codes, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), issued the Q4 of FY2016 PEPPER report. Th
Physician practices are working with a new set of rules when it comes to engaging patients online
Editor’s note: This is the first year that Medicaid in all 50 states h
Due to a proposed change to the two-midnight rule, CMS has further delayed enforcement o
AUGUST 14, 2015
CMS' introduction of the 2-midnight rule in the
JULY 16, 2014
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As PDPM reaches the end of its first year, the 2021 SNF final payment rule took effect on October
OCTOBER 9, 2020
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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The 126th State District Court in Austin, Texas, has ruled that Texas Medical Board (TMB) Rule 1
Limiting residents to 16-hour shifts appears to have led to negative consequences for surgery p
APRIL 4, 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
Category S72.- (fracture of femur) includes an example of a new concept in ICD-10-CM, the
“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
A law that caps the number of hours resident physicians can work may have created changes for stu
JANUARY 27, 2015
Dear readers, Results from a study looking at increased duty hours were recently
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
On May 23, 2014, there was a new federal rule issued that requires physicians, including p
Illinois proposal caps hours for home health workers Governor Bruce Ruane
DECEMBER 23, 2014
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While CMS’ new payment rule bundling hip and knee replacement surgeries may have sparked so
DECEMBER 15, 2015
If a recently introduced House bill becomes law, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
New data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) shows that the 360 Medicare Ac
DECEMBER 23, 2014
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released an updated version of the Minimum Data
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
To help dispel some of the myths surrounding ICD-10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Serv
APRIL 24, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released final Medicare Advantage (MA) and
APRIL 17, 2015
On April 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced star
APRIL 17, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is proposing to expand for HIV scre
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has fined 12 Medicare Advantage plans nearly $4 milli
APRIL 21, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued updated guidance as the la
On August 25, 2015, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued 2014 quality a
AUGUST 28, 2015
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a Special Open Door Forum on
OCTOBER 9, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will reward 1,800 hospitals through its va
OCTOBER 27, 2015
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have shared the revised survey tools used
DECEMBER 11, 2015
On July 20, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will convene a panel of
On July 28, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a notice updatin
On August 10, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) updated the popular N
AUGUST 12, 2016
On August 9, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a new analysis demo
AUGUST 12, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued an updated version of the Hospi
This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issues Transmittal 3591. It p
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) posted the second annual release of the ho
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that the pre-claim review de
Removal of the 16-hour cap for first-year residents is among the revised Common Program R
MARCH 24, 2017
Changes in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements, healthcare reform, and market competition are al
OCTOBER 24, 2011
MARCH 18, 2015
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MAY 6, 2015
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MAY 13, 2015
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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
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
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
“Duty hours won’t improve a resident’s quality of life. Feeling supported will
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
On the heels of the 49th anniversary of the signing of Medicare and Medicaid into
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
HCPro is developing a book about resident duty hours. Please help us by completing this
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
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 announced the 2014 Part B premiu
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced two initiatives to
OCTOBER 9, 2014
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services soon will begin collecting quarterly staf
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Since the creation of the Medicare and Medicaid programs in 1965, the public has provided tens o
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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On September 21, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced th
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
OCTOBER 7, 2015
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On September 21, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
On March 9th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a public data set t
MARCH 18, 2016
On April 14, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)  announced its la
APRIL 15, 2016
On April 27, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) added six new quality measur
APRIL 29, 2016
On August 4th, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the participants
AUGUST 5, 2016
Since 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has asked hospices to use the standa
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Phase 2 of their initiative to &
On December 8, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a special open door
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced on a January 19 call that they a
Compliance with the Conditions of Participation (CoP) is required to meet Medicare and Medicaid
FEBRUARY 28, 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
AUGUST 20, 2014
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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
JANUARY 28, 2015
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CMS released its fiscal year (FY) 2016 IPPS proposed rule, and announced changes to MS-DRGs and t
Facilities have less than 20 days to fully comply with CMS’ new emergency preparedness rule
OCTOBER 26, 2017
Pressure ulcers got some attention in the PPS final rule, specifically related to payment for neg
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
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
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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DECEMBER 16, 2015
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“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
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
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
Resident who work shifts of 16 hours or less had fewer attentional failures, faster reaction time
FEBRUARY 23, 2021
Compliance with the 2-midnight rule can be tricky for many organizations, which has left many cas
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
  CMS' 2014 IPPS final rule redefined inpatient admissions when it implemented the
By John Commins Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Admi
MARCH 5, 2020
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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We have a patient who is a 72-year-old man with a diagnosis of debilitating osteoarthriti
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
On April 10, 2020, CMS issued a proposed rule
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
In August, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
NOVEMBER 22, 2013