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Junior surgery residents are getting less exposure to common surgeries, according to a study publ
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
Some physicians are for robotic surgery; some are not. This is the issue of debate in an article
AUGUST 20, 2015
Since the da Vinci Surgery System was granted FDA approval in 2000, robotic surgery has b
DECEMBER 16, 2015
The practice of concurrent surgery is common and has been accepted for so long that it might be
MARCH 17, 2016
Some 5% of bariatric surgery readmsisions don’t have to happen, according to an analysis of
Want to know what the top 10 MS-DRGs are in the country? Just ask CMS, which released its third&n
A Pennsylvania jury awarded $5.1 million to a woman left brain damaged after what was supposed to
JULY 29, 2015
A new study found that out of the 310 million surgery patients who receive surgery every year, 50
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
New studies show overlapping surgery isn’t as risky (or as time saving) as once thought
MARCH 1, 2018
A shift in healthcare toward minimally invasive procedures performed with robot technology&mdash
MARCH 21, 2014
  Restorative care for residents after hip surgery
OCTOBER 1, 2014
The American Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS) will adopt the trade name American Board of Foot
MARCH 26, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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You ask: What are the most common, easily fixable issues you see when it comes to agencies with h
A new study confirms what you already know: that RNs with a reasonable workload can take better c
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
A meta-analysis of 22 studies involving nearly 20,000 residents from general surgery programs dis
DECEMBER 23, 2016
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) is a minimally invasive procedure to open u
MARCH 25, 2015
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Surgeries that do not involve the insertion of an implantable device should be monitored for surg
JANUARY 6, 2015
A bill that would have allowed outpatient joint replacement surgery in the state of Wyoming didn
  Two operators of ambulatory surgery center (ASC), Surgery Partners and Symbion,
JUNE 26, 2014
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not i
JULY 10, 2015
When residents assist during brain or spine surgery, the risk of complication or death does not
Examining data for patients who underwent spine surgery when residents were present, resea
OCTOBER 3, 2014
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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“I’m sorry sir, we have to cancel your surgery today.”  
JUNE 6, 2014
Joan Rivers’ death following treatment at a Manhattan ambulatory surgery center was tragic
MARCH 4, 2015
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  The staff at Health and Beauty Cosmetic Surgery in West Palm Beach, Florida, fac
JUNE 12, 2014
CDI programs—like everything else—evolve over time. But what does it mean to be a &ldquo
Concerns about the safety of outpatient surgery centers have mushroomed since the highly publici
The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) has joined the American Board of Medical Specialtie
A Leapfrog Group report found that hospitals need to improve high-risk surgery patient outcomes.
MARCH 17, 2015
A new study released in the Annals of Surgery identified the five key components to reducing the
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Data sharing ‘We can look at what’s going on’
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Baylor College of Medicine conducted an surgery/human-errors-ad
SEPTEMBER 10, 2019
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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Limiting residents to 16-hour shifts appears to have led to negative consequences for surgery p
APRIL 4, 2014
AUGUST 20, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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DECEMBER 10, 2014
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DECEMBER 23, 2014
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JANUARY 7, 2015
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APRIL 15, 2015
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APRIL 29, 2015
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JULY 8, 2015
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One of the fiercest fights in surgery is about ears. Do you cover them while conducting surgery?
SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
Q&A: What makes a quality EHR? Editor’s note: A 2016 study
  RCS-1: What?s changing and how will you be affected? Part 2
JANUARY 5, 2018
  QAPI: What is the billing department's role?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
  HIPAA, what can you share?
JANUARY 13, 2017
A rising number of reports about deaths, injuries, and malfunctions linked to the robotic surgery
Q: One of our ophthalmologists orders mitomycin after his surgeries. We have a cha
A California hospital continued to allow surgeries in its operating rooms earlier this year even
OCTOBER 22, 2014
The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) issued a warning this week to all
A: While this is a “new method” during the surgery for administering the medic
Contact times and instructions can vary widely depending on what you buy and what you’re l
JANUARY 1, 2019
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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MAY 13, 2015
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  Beyond the doc fix: What MACRA means for the SNF sector
AUGUST 7, 2015
  HIPAA: Top Tips for Getting What You Need to Know
  What is the SNFs liability for practitioner billing errors?
OCTOBER 14, 2016
  Appeals and appeal rights; what you need to know
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
  Post-election healthcare policy: What should providers prepare for?
NOVEMBER 23, 2016
  Denial management: What you need to know
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
  Excerpts from the final rule: What's changing?
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
  Unannounced audit! What do you need to review first?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  2017 Resolutions: What to prioritize in the ever-evolving postacute landscape
JANUARY 6, 2017
  What to do when you are under medical review
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  What do you need for an unannounced audit?
DECEMBER 22, 2017
  What to do post-audit: How to set yourself up for success
DECEMBER 8, 2017
  RCS-1: What's changing and how will you be affected? Part 1
DECEMBER 22, 2017
Learn what's new in GME and other news relevant to residents by reviewing a few recent headlines
JANUARY 31, 2018
While CMS’ new payment rule bundling hip and knee replacement surgeries may have sparked so
DECEMBER 15, 2015
A former plastic surgery resident with the Lehigh Valley Health Network was sentenced to four yea
APRIL 8, 2016
  A research letter recently published in the JAMA Surgery suggests that gamificat
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
A surgical resident is suing St. Louis University, its surgery residency program director, and ch
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Learn what's new in GME and other news relevant to residents by reviewing a few recent headlines
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
What do you see outside your window? If you’re in many parts of the U.S., you might see a b
  SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know Q&A
  What you need to know about the five major categories of consolidated billing
  What SNFs need to know about the five major categories of consolidated billing
As of December 15, Joint Commission surveys for ambulatory surgery centers (ASC) will include a
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
The orthopedic surgery program at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx is employing a technique
MARCH 11, 2016
Z47.1 (Aftercare following joint replacement surgery) and I10 (Essential (primary) hypertension)
Despite their name, “never events” such as wrong-site surgeries, retained surgical ob
JUNE 14, 2016
What should the (medication) review include? The language in the regula
What is RSS synopsis
SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
How CMS and Joint Commission decide what accreditation program to put you in The differ
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
  A team of researchers may have uncovered what many involved in the transition to
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
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Dear readers, As 2015 draws to a close, let me know what you thought were the big
DECEMBER 31, 2015
AUGUST 20, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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The AMA and the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (A
Unplanned hospital readmissions for patients following surgery are primarily due to new surgical
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 8, 2018
Unintended retention of a foreign body, patient falls, and wrong-site surgery top The Joint Commi
MARCH 6, 2018
Nurses Week is coming up and is a good time to reflect on what sets the nursing profession apart
MAY 1, 2015
While it’s been made clear that Donald Trump will be our 45th president, what that means fo
What's up with working all the time? How did that enter our lives?  What happened to weeken
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Hospitals are permitted to define what medication information is necessary to be obtained from th
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for hepatic sclerosis? A) K74.0 B) K74.1
AUGUST 5, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for a pain in the neck? A) 723.1
AUGUST 19, 2015
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What documentation is necessary for a medication review? The regulation
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for a cracked tooth?   A) 5
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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The following story in Nurse Leader Insider covers what you need to know about f
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for Tourette’s syndrome?  
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for diaper dermatitis? A) L20 B) L21
OCTOBER 28, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for Briquet’s disorder? A) F45.0 B
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
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What am I doing here?   If you've ever found yourself in a meeting wo
MAY 21, 2015
Dear readers, What are the biggest pain points in your role? HCPro is in the proc
OCTOBER 23, 2015
Dear readers, What are the biggest challenges facing residency coordinators today
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
“If we have a shared vision of what the health care system should look like … it cre
APRIL 28, 2017
JANUARY 28, 2015
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That’s hard to say because it’s going to vary from agency to agency. What I would say
From time to time, we ask you to help us out by letting us know what safety products you would li
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
JUNE 18, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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What do nurses want? What keeps nurses engaged? What can we do to decrease turnover?
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
Job descriptions that do not reflect the reality of what staff members actually do or are expecte
  "I have asked, 'What’s wrong with me?' when I should have been asking
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
We want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Managers.com and what you need to help
MAY 19, 2016
Dear readers, What are your biggest questions and concerns regarding the Clinical
AUGUST 12, 2016
Therapists have spent far too long looking to external sources to define what skilled physical th
We’re still looking for your feedback on what information and trends you would like to see
JULY 28, 2017
“No matter what future we look at, there’s one truism that rings throughout. That is
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Q: I have been told to use the general surgery CPT® codes in the 20000 series for r
APRIL 30, 2014
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What does the Safe Medical Device Act of 1990 require of hospitals?  
APRIL 29, 2014
What are the time parameters for completing a history and physical? Answer: Up to
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for serous labyrinthitis? a. 386.31
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for a left bundle branch hemiblock? a. 426.11 b
NOVEMBER 19, 2014
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What does the statement “Immediately Administered Medication” mean? An
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
Calling the patient is a way to check on what’s happening, but it does not substitute for t
Incidents reports are a pain to fill out, but vital for documenting what happened and for pro
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
What can the physician write for duration of care with patients who open and close with l
“Respect your patients, and let that respect inform what questions you ask them and how. It
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
JANUARY 14, 2015
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Healthcare professionals have varied views about what the term cultural diversity means and the a
AUGUST 31, 2017
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know Q&A
AUGUST 1, 2015
JULY 30, 2014
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It's been said that you can't manage what you can't measure. Therefore, time managemen
MAY 20, 2015
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What was the first sentence recorded by Thomas Edison on the phonograph? a. Humpty Dumpty
If you’ve ever wondered what a flash flood can do to a hospital in a heartbeat, take a look
AUGUST 14, 2014
MARCH 11, 2015
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By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP What kind of manager are you? What
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
New physicians fresh out of residency may be unaware of what they need to ask for when considerin
OCTOBER 2, 2015
What are the CMS and Joint Commission hot spots for 2016? Join Bud Pate, REHS, and Lisa Eddy, RN,
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
What are the CMS and Joint Commission hot spots for 2016? Join Bud Pate, REHS, and Lisa Eddy, RN,
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
You ask: Once our agency makes enough improvements to move on to a different PIP, what advice do
What is the correct CPT® code for ligation of a femoral vein? A
APRIL 2, 2014
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Q: What is the minimum minutes of evaluation on a Part A patient that needs rehab?
  What is the correct CPT® code for open treatment of lunate disloc
MARCH 19, 2014
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What is the correct CPT® code for closed treatment of a clavicular fracture
APRIL 30, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for wasting syndrome? A) R61 B)
MAY 14, 2014
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 What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for alveolar mandibular hypoplasia? a.
MAY 21, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for aphasia? A) R47.01 B) R47.02 C)
JULY 9, 2014
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AUGUST 6, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for motion sickness?   A) 9
AUGUST 20, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for Pasteurellosis?   A) 02
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for a left bundle branch hemiblock? a. 426.11 b
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for caffeine poisoning? a. 969.70 b. 969.71
JANUARY 14, 2015
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  What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for nonpyogenic meningitis? a. &n
AUGUST 27, 2014
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APRIL 22, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS root operation for circumcision?   a. Excision 
APRIL 8, 2015
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“What separates doctors and patients is a disjointed and unnatural version of intima
APRIL 2, 2015
We want physicians to be very clear in their documentation about what’s wrong with the pati
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for an infected blister on the chest wall? a. 910.3
MARCH 11, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for excision of malignant melanoma from the skin of the right
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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 Core Administrative Competency is about what people in senior administrative positio
AUGUST 21, 2015
Incidents reports are a pain to fill out, but vital for documenting what happened and for pro
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
“My theory is just this; perhaps what we call burnout is our own PTSD.  Our own brain
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
"This is our family and this is what our family has been for as long as I've been here &hell
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
  “When our patients ask what they can do to improve their health, in addition to suns
OCTOBER 26, 2018
Q: What type of information can we email to patients? For example, is it permissible to email
Q: What is the proper way to enter in orders for disciplines and treatments on t
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP What if you were free to create yo
JULY 2, 2015
A 2016 study outlines what makes the perfect critical care nurse, from those who know best: criti
MARCH 3, 2016
What potential impact does the final rule on overpayments have on home health agencies? F
Nurses not only need to know what to do, but the importance and order in which things should be d
SNF therapy contracts: Your risks and what you need to know
Can you please explain what specifically needs to be under the supervisions of licensed p
Can you explain the IMPACT Act and what home health agencies need to do in regard to it?
3,600 new procedure codes. 1,900 new diagnosis codes. 487 code revisions. That’s what&rsq
Experts tell us that what we know today will be outdated in three to seven years, so it becomes i
JANUARY 12, 2009
Q: What day should a new admit to a SNF begin the skilled therapy that is ordered by physi
MARCH 14, 2014
What are two indications for the use of anticoagulant therapy?  
APRIL 8, 2014
What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for partial retinal artery occlusion of the right eye?
APRIL 9, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for partial retinal artery occlusion of the right eye?
APRIL 23, 2014
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 What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for alveolar mandibular hypoplasia?
MAY 7, 2014
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 What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for a dissociative stupor?  
JUNE 4, 2014
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“What we have seen in our work with physicians as we report data on their performan
What additional steps, besides the use of two patient identifiers, are required when preparing to
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for osseous obstruction of the Eustachian tube?
JUNE 11, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for osseous obstruction of the Eustachian tube?
JUNE 25, 2014
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  What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for osseous obstruction of the Eustachian tube
MAY 28, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for microstomia? a.     
JULY 16, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for nonpyogenic meningitis? a.   
AUGUST 13, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for Fox-Fordyce disease?  
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for cellulitis of the pectoral region? a. &n
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for serous labyrinthitis?  
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for acute laryngitis with obstruction?  
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for excessive eating?   A)
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for chronic nephritic syndrome with minor glomerular abnormali
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for Foster-Kennedy syndrome?  
DECEMBER 10, 2014
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DECEMBER 17, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for methadone dependence in remission?  
JANUARY 7, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for spondylolsis of the cervical region?  
JANUARY 21, 2015
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  Q:  What are the rules regarding a qualifying hospital stay at a hos
DECEMBER 12, 2014
Q: What if the provider states that diabetes is due to the adverse effects of a drug, but does
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
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  What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for thoracic spondylosis without myelopathy?
JULY 23, 2014
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for trigeminal neuralgia?  
APRIL 15, 2015
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MARCH 25, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for constitutional gigantism?  
MARCH 18, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for renal diabetes?   A) 27
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for excision of malignant melanoma from the skin of the right
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for complete edentulism, class I?  
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for Tietze's disease?   A)
APRIL 29, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for juvenile osteocondrosis of the os tibiale externum?
MAY 6, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for a fistula of the salivary gland?  
MAY 13, 2015
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Want to know what the best care options are for patients with specific diseases or conditions? S
What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for motion sickness?   A) 9
JULY 8, 2015
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  What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for bilateral vitreous degeneration?
JULY 22, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for congenital glaucoma?  
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
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  What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for Legionnaires’ disease?
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for hypogalactia?   a. O92
OCTOBER 7, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for a right shoulder tendon Excision using an open approach?
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for Transfusion of autologous bone marrow into a peripheral
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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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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DECEMBER 16, 2015
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Who are those most likely to try to escape, and what are some of the ways you can prevent it?
JANUARY 12, 2017
Dear readers, What are the current hot topics in GME? We need topics to discuss f
AUGUST 18, 2017
Dear readers, Have you reviewed the ACGME’s What-W
MARCH 9, 2018
What color is a polar bear's skin? a. Black b. Brown
Pogonophobia is the fear of what?   a. Beards b.
What concerns you most about ICD-10 coding? Documentation shortcomings
JANUARY 21, 2015
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What concerns you most about ICD-10 coding? Documentation shortcomings
JANUARY 28, 2015
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March 15, the Ides of March, is known as the date Julius Caesar was assassinated. What did
OCTOBER 7, 2015
The first official copper penny authorized by the U.S. Confederation Congress included what phr
It's December. And that means gift-giving. What should you want for presents this
DECEMBER 23, 2015
Provide clinicians with what they need and want for CDI education. CDI for the Clinician ™&
To wrap up Nurses’ Week, we want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Manage
MAY 12, 2016
In my mind (okay, what's left of it), the "marketing" of safety and the management of t
JULY 28, 2016
In regards to continuation and duration of services, any suggestions for what the doctor
HIPAA: Top tips for getting what you need to know, without giving away what you sho
JANUARY 1, 2015
The presidential election of 2016 is finally behind us, but it has done little to clarify what&rs
The MEC meeting will come to order ... hopefully What's
OCTOBER 1, 2014