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After pushback, federal officials backed away from their claim that smoke barrier doors must be
AUGUST 8, 2017
After pushback, federal officials backed away from their claim that smoke barrier doors must be
AUGUST 2, 2017
Something old and something new(ish): old rant, new requirement. As we move ever o
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
The CMS deadline for annual fire door inspections is New Year's Day 2018, but AOs aren't bound b
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
New ASHE reference provides guidance on door inspections, maintenance For anyone out th
OCTOBER 1, 2018
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Update your inspection,
JULY 22, 2021
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Update your inspection,
JUNE 10, 2021
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released an annual quality report that
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released an annual quality report tha
MARCH 1, 2018
Smoke barrier doors: Fire-rated? Our life safety expert tells you
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
Be prepared to ask for time extensions from your accrediting organization and CMS to bring doors
OCTOBER 1, 2018
In annual report to Congress, CMS says accreditation organizations have their work cut out for t
NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Knowing when egress doors can be locked or latched requires a careful review of LSC If
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Preparing your hospital’s air filtration system for smoke and smog
OCTOBER 22, 2020
Add or revisit the likelihood of arson as part of your annual hazard vulnerability analysis (HVA)
JULY 28, 2017
Facilities in Northern California are bracing themselves for an influx of smoke-inhalation cases
OCTOBER 12, 2017
The 2017 Chicago session of The Joint Commission’s annual Executive Briefings saw a far-ran
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Ensure employee compliance with safety requirements in physician offices, clinics, and other faci
DECEMBER 23, 2014
Doing it right the first time requires an investment of time, energy, and resources. But it&rsqu
Massachusetts General Hospital, which fared poorly in its last inspection by a national accrediti
NOVEMBER 18, 2008
CMS issued a inspection.federalregister.gov/2016-02789.p
Step inside the OR and there’s a good chance you’ll get bombarded with noise. A door
  Upcoming CMS open door forums
AUGUST 31, 2018
There is no requirement to do a competency evaluation of home health aides after they have passed
16A Updates: January updates cover OSHA jurisdictions and inspections
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
  Events include: Open Door Forums  
CMS issued a proposed rule in the April 23 inspection.fe
A close call at a Lumberton, North Carolina hospital sent smoke pouring out and critical patients
OCTOBER 20, 2016
  Notes from the CMS LTC/SNF Open Door Forum
APRIL 29, 2016
  Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Open Door Forum
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
  Upcoming IMPACT Act Special Open Door Forum
  New Medicare Card Project Special Open Door Forum
JANUARY 19, 2018
If your hospital is like many out there, you might think you have a pretty solid smoking policy i
JUNE 11, 2015
In a new blog post, The Joint Commission (TJC) clarified its new ligature risk requirements regar
DECEMBER 12, 2019
Emergencies that introduce contamination into a hospital require a special type of planni
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Use this chart to check worker safety training requirements for hospitals. This chart has been r
AUGUST 1, 2019
Joint Commission surveys will include requirements from the National Fire Protection Association&
JUNE 14, 2016
A patient who was smoking while using oxygen is being blamed for a fire in a Fargo, North Dakota
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
  CMS Special Open Door Forum: The IMPACT Act and Improving Care Coordination
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
You hear it all the time: Practice now for the situations that require your staff to deal with an
JANUARY 7, 2016
In a new blog post, The Joint Commission (TJC) clarified its new ligature risk requirements rega
DECEMBER 5, 2019
Events include:   Semi-Annual Meeting of the Advisory Pane
Beginning March 1, 2015, the number of continuing education units (CEUs) required to recertify the C
As part of the changes in its recent final rule, CMS has eliminated the requirement that ambulat
Consider using roll-down doors on emergency department exam rooms, breakaway clothes hooks on wal
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
The OSHA Mock Inspecti
APRIL 7, 2015
In its annual report, Joint Commission President and CEO Mark Chassin said 1,224 earned recogniti
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
Citing feedback that required further research, The Joint Commission last week announced it will
Fire from a cutting torch is apparently to blame for a small fire that caused a smoke condition i
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
  Events include:   Semi-Annual Meeting of the Adv
Semi-Annual Meeting of the Advisory Panel on Hospital Outpatient Payment (HOP Panel)
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
On July 1, 2019, the new ACGME Common Program Requirements will go into effect. Requirem
JUNE 6, 2019
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a Special Open Door Forum on
OCTOBER 9, 2015
The next CMS Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care (LTC) Open Door Forum scheduled for:
The CMS last week issued a rule designed to save $660 million annually and $3.2 billion over five
Annual home health in-service training is not only required to remain compliant with CMS and stat
You may feel some extra pressure to get your annual flu shot this year thanks to a new federal la
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
A federal inspection of the Veterans Administration Hospital in West Haven, Conn. found poor clea
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
During a Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care Open Door Forum (ODF) held Tuesday, Apri
The Joint Commission has postponed the implementation of revised diagnostic imaging requirements
For coders of certain specialties, the transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM may only require lea
The ECRI Institute published its annual list of the top 10 health technology hazards facing heal
The ECRI Institute published its annual list of the top 10 health technology hazards facing healt
MARCH 1, 2019
With skies literally turning red from wildfire smoke on the West Coast, our sister site and publi
SEPTEMBER 17, 2020
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media The annual estimated
MARCH 21, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media The annual estimated
MARCH 19, 2019
This summer, the ACGME approved revisions to Sections I–V of the Common Program Requirement
OCTOBER 18, 2018
Events include: Open Door Forums  
One of your many responsibilities as administrator is completing an annual agency evaluation, in
This book is a comprehensive self-inspection guide for outpatient medical practices. Safety offic
JULY 15, 2015
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has published further guidance on fire door safet
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
Succeeding as a manager/director requires more than just knowing the ins and outs of GME. You mus
JANUARY 14, 2020
In an open door forum held August 6, 2015, CMS emphasized the impending introduction of th
AUGUST 7, 2015
In an open door forum held August 6, 2015, CMS emphasized the impending introduction of th
AUGUST 21, 2015
In an open door forum held August 6, 2015, CMS emphasized the impending introduction of th
AUGUST 28, 2015
In an open door forum held August 6, 2015, CMS emphasized the impending introduction of th
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
In an open door forum held August 6, 2015, CMS emphasized the impending introduction of th
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
You arrive to work at 6:30 a.m. and find a night-shift nurse crying outside your office door. Bet
SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
Quality improvement requires strength in numbers. At least that’s what hospitals in Marylan
JULY 29, 2015
Events include: Open Door Forum ·&
CCSQ will host a Special Open Door Forum (SODF) to allow patients, families, caregivers, patient
APRIL 29, 2016
The next CMS Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care (LTC) Open Door Forum scheduled for
APRIL 29, 2016
CCSQ will host a Special Open Door Forum (SODF) to allow patients, families, caregivers, patient
APRIL 22, 2016
  Submit your entry to the 9th Annual Decision Health Platinum Awards
OCTOBER 20, 2017
  Lawmakers estimate CMS mandate will cost providers $50,000 annually, letters submitted to del
OCTOBER 20, 2017
  Lawmakers estimate CMS mandate will cost providers $50,000 annually, letters submitted to del
OCTOBER 27, 2017
Ten years after becoming the first state requiring its hospitals and ASCs to publicly subm
APRIL 3, 2014
A man apparently frustrated by the locked doors of the emergency room at a South Carolina
JUNE 12, 2014
All Medicare-approved hospice providers must submit an annual cost report to the MAC. The cost re
The median annual cost of a private nursing home room in the United States has increased t
Two new requirements from The Joint Commission (TJC) for the Life Safety and Medication Managemen
JUNE 27, 2019
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums  
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
  Events include: Open Door Forums En
On Wednesday, CMS will host a special open door forum to discuss the implications of the Improvin
In 2018, The Joint Commission (TJC) announced it would issue a Requirement for Improvement if it
MAY 12, 2020
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Events include:  Open Door Forums   Home
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage Renal
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
  Events include: Open Door Forums  
Events include: Open Door Forum Authorization of non-emer
The Joint Commission has released its 2013 annual report on quality and safety, which also recogn
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
CMS announced proposed changes to the Medicare long-term care requirements that would reform &ldq
SEPTEMBER 6, 2019
CMS has issued new information on the training and testing requir
APRIL 4, 2017
The 7th annual ACDIS conference has come and gone and I wanted to thank the behind-the-scenes sta
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
  Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage Renal Dise
  Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage Renal Dise
Events include: Open Door Forums   Rural
The Minnesota Department of Health last week published its annual adverse health event report, wi
MARCH 3, 2015
by Debi Primeau, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA After 16 years of annual fixes to the s
Events include: Open Door Forum Home Health, Hospice & DME
CMS announced on September 8 that it had finalized new emergency response requirements for health
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
CMS issues 2014 annual update for Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and Laboratory Servi
CMS will host two special open door forums (SODF) in the coming weeks to provide updates o
OSHA has released twin bulletins requiring staffing agencies and host employers to share responsi
OSHA has released twin bulletins requiring staffing agencies and host employers to share responsi
JANUARY 1, 2019
We’re looking forward to the upcoming ACGME Annual Educational Conference. We hope if you&r
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meeting a
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
CMS released its inspection.federalregister.gov/2015-092
We have just launched our annual Residency Coordinator Salary Survey to help us measure the compe
MAY 5, 2017
JUNE 25, 2014
JUSTCODING
A man seeking medical attention for a self-inflicted gunshot wound fired at the locked doors of a
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced during an Open Door Forum on Thursday
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Events include:   Open Door Forums Sk
“Infusing your medical world with a big dose of creativity may open the door for improved s
APRIL 30, 2015
Events include: Open Door Forums Home Health, Hospice &am
Events include: Open Door Forums  
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage R
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage Renal
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
Events include:   Open Door Forums Au
Events include: Open Door Forum CMS Skilled Nursing Facilities
This week, physicians voted during the AMA Annual Meeting to continue investigating ma
The latest manual updates cover information on infection prevention requirements during the COVID
NOVEMBER 25, 2020
by Josh Poltilove CMS is proposing to eliminate three requirements it has deemed
Events include:   Open Door Forums
Events include: Open Door Forums  
Events include: Open Door Forums End Sta
MAY 13, 2015
JUSTCODING
Insurer-provider discord mounts over new HIPPS code requirement
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
Q: Given the topics it covers, do you think the inspection guidance will make a significant impac
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
AUGUST 21, 2015
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
The 2015 Annual Meeting and EXPO is now open for registration. The Leading Age Annual Meet
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Events include: Open Door Forums End Stage
Events include: Open Door Forum Home Health, Hospice & DME
On Wednesday, CMS will host a special open door forum to solicit provider feedback on the
CMS is hosting an open door forum 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST Oct. 10 to discuss modifications and propo
Sound emergency planning requires safety professionals to adopt an "all-hazards" approa
DECEMBER 17, 2015
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
Signature requirements On July 24, CMS released a change request to allo
Fi
APRIL 22, 2015
JUSTCODING
Events include: Open Door Forum Compre
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Events include:   Open Door Forums
We’re exhibiting at the 2019 ACGME Annual Education Conference in Orlando! Stop by Booth 2
MARCH 8, 2019
We’ll be exhibiting at the 2020 ACGME Annual Education Conference in San Diego. Stop by Bo
JANUARY 23, 2020
Registered nurses in California have the highest annual salary in the country at $113,240, accord
MAY 12, 2020
 CMS releases proposed emergency preparedness requirements
There’s only 12 days left until the Seventh Annual ACDIS Conference and our offices here ar
We’re officially less than 100 days until the annual-
2015 annual update of HCPCS codes for SNF consolidated billing (CB) update
2015 annual update of HCPCS codes for SNF consolidated billing (CB) update
Many institutions have excellent annual program evaluation (APE) processes that include templates
MAY 10, 2019
A new health clinic in Savannah, Georgia opened its doors this week to free visits for gov
AUGUST 7, 2014
During the March 3rd Skilled Nursing Facility/Long-term Open Door Forum, it was announced that s
MARCH 11, 2016
Your nurses have one eye on the door if you do any of the following. Although econ
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
On December 8, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) hosted a special open door
Two payment caps—the annual maximum amount per patient that a hospice organization
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Events include:   Open Door Forums  
Your annual flu shot may not give you a lot of protection against the flu this year, according to
JANUARY 13, 2015
This week’s updates include calendar year (CY) 2016 annual clinical laboratory fee sche
On May 12, 2016, CMS posted the third annual release of the Physician and Other Supplier Utiliza
We’re officially less than 100 days until the annual ACDIS Conference. As you begin to plan
  More oversight is required to prevent fraud and abuse of Medicare
  How do we meet the level of care requirement?
  SNFs Seek Relief from Three-Day Hospital Stay Requirement
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
  Understanding phase 2 requirements for survey readiness
FEBRUARY 23, 2018
  Q&A: Reducing readmissions to meet SNF VBP requirements
DECEMBER 21, 2018
  Special requirements for billing urology supplies & updated DMEPOS fee schedule
DECEMBER 21, 2018
Section V of the revised Common Program Requirements that went into effect in July features new l
NOVEMBER 12, 2019
  CMS releases coverage criteria for TAVR volume requirements 
I spent the weekend reading the inspection.federalregist
Complex requirements introduced as part of the Next Accreditation System (NAS) put a spotlight on
JULY 31, 2019
These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
CMS doesn't require Medicare Advantage plans to have a face-to-face document for home health. Bu