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With HIPAA audits slated to resume and Office for Civil Rights (OCR) monetary settlements steadil
  Featured member resource: MDS chart audit tool
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
  Tools to conduct an admission audit on your facility
DECEMBER 14, 2018
With the myriad of responsibilities a home health administrator must discharge each day, auditing
Auditing Evaluation and Management Services, Second Edition, will help
Auditing Evaluation and Management Services, Second Edition, will help
DECEMBER 29, 2015
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
Ready or not, Phase 2 of OCR's HIPAA audit program is nearly ready to begin, and healthcare organ
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Revenues from Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General audits a
HHS begins Phase 2 HIPAA audits The Department of Health and Hu
Become a pro at assigning, verifying, and auditing E/M codes The
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Telehealth visits for chronically ill patients have advantages compared to in-person visits such
JUNE 25, 2020
Long-term care providers who obstruct audits soon could have their Medicare and Medicaid c
by: Josh Poltilove Conduct a quality audit of documentation your therapists submi
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
JUSTCODING
Editor's note: See newsletter PDF for included tool. Provid
AUGUST 30, 2018
 Therapy tools/documentatio
by Josh Poltilove A new report from the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) co
Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success E
AUGUST 1, 2015
MARCH 19, 2014
JUSTCODING
The Office for Civil Rights’ (OCR) phase two HIPAA audits officially began last week when t
This handy tool will help you classify your staff experience levels and develop individualized te
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
The following is expert advice from audits-surviva
AUGUST 24, 2018
 Per the New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) Audit Protoc
OCR Director Jocelyn Samuels recently stated that audit procedures for phase two HIPAA audits hav
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
JustCoding's Drug Administration Capture and Audit Tool provides multiple critical tools for nur
OCTOBER 23, 2019
DECEMBER 2, 2015
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 Documentation tools/docume
While some HIM professionals may feel a sense of relief knowing Recovery Audits are on hold for t
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
APRIL 2, 2014
JUSTCODING
Q: I have a question about a scenario that occurred in the medical office where I am empl
EHRs are vulnerable to fraud despite the existence of tools to prevent and combat fraud and abuse
The controversy around Medicare's Recovery Audit Contractor program continues; a judge has ruled
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
Become a pro at assigning, verifying, and auditing E/M codes. The
This book is a comprehensive self-inspection guide for outpatient medical practices. Safety offic
JULY 15, 2015
The American Hospital Association (AHA) says that Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) reform is neede
JANUARY 13, 2015
A new interactive modeling tool developed by researchers at the University of North Caroli
AUGUST 7, 2014
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released
Looking for ways to spruce up your weekly meetings? Visit our nursing resource center,
MARCH 3, 2016
Henry Schein Practice Solutions, Inc., a provider of office management software for dental practi
Henry Schein Practice Solutions, Inc., a provider of office management software for dental practi
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforcement and oversight policies are inadequate, according
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
Office for Civil Rights (OCR) oversight and the security of ePHI are on the Office of the Inspect
To be an effective member of the home health team, a certain level of autonomy is necessary. The
Today technology is everywhere, from the physician’s office to the smart phone in your pati
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) found that Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa., part o
Visit the tools library in www.StrategiesForN
JUNE 24, 2015
Got apps? Case managers and other health professionals are increasingly turning to digital tools
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
Stethoscopes are maybe the most common of all diagnostic tools used in a medical facility, among
MARCH 1, 2019
Q: Are records with only one MCC noted targeted by Recovery Auditors or other audit agenci
Editor’s note: The following tip and tool  comes from Infection Control: How t
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
The HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and Office for
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
With the Government Accountability Office’s designation of Medicare as a high-risk program
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) sent a report on October 13 to the Department of Healt
OCTOBER 25, 2016
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) continues to target fraudulent Kwashiorkor claims. This
Three university hospitals saw a doubling of Recovery Auditor audit activity from 2010–2011
MARCH 11, 2015
JUSTCODING
Three university hospitals saw a doubling of Recovery Auditor (RAC) audit activity from 2010&ndas
A new Office of the Inspector General (OIG) study has recommended to the Centers of Medicar
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
  The Office of Inspector General (OIG) Work Plan for Fiscal Year (FY) 20
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
  Ongoing auditing for valid ICD-10 codes
DECEMBER 18, 2015
  Unannounced audit! What do you need to review first?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  Survey preparation: How self-audit practices come from QAPI
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
  Reduce your audit risk: How to analyze the UB-04
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
  What to do post-audit: How to set yourself up for success
DECEMBER 8, 2017
  What do you need for an unannounced audit?
DECEMBER 22, 2017
  CMS now conducting on-site and off-site PBJ audits
MARCH 16, 2018
  Q&A: Post-Medicare audit processes
  Case studies and scenarios: Various types of audits
  CMS promises targeted Medicaid audits, stricter enforcement
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) must provide greater detail on interoperability stan
Dear readers, I wanted to let you know about our new educational tool for coordina
MARCH 30, 2018
Visit our nursing resource center, www.Strate
MARCH 13, 2015
OIG releases its FY 2015 mid-year update The Office of Insp
AUGUST 1, 2015
AUGUST 12, 2015
JUSTCODING
The Guide for Graduate Medical Education Offices and Program Coordinators
MAY 19, 2020
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
JANUARY 12, 2018
MACs recently selected more than 29,000 records for review as part of CMS’ probe audits of
In the first half of the 2014 fiscal year, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) reported mor
  A clinical learning environment review (CLER) visit to your facility is imminent
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
The GME Office in the Era of NAS provides the office of graduate medical edu
OCTOBER 24, 2014
In the Office of Inspector General's (OIG) FY17 Work Plan, the agency
JANUARY 19, 2018
  Obstructing audits could lead to Medicare exclusion for long-term care facilities
MARCH 17, 2017
  CMS makes several Medicaid announcements, including new audits and requirement for budget neu
AUGUST 24, 2018
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
JULY 14, 2017
JUNE 17, 2015
JUSTCODING
JUNE 24, 2015
JUSTCODING
Medicare usage all over the map The CMS Office of Minority Healt
I have a question on medication reconciliation and the Level 1, 2, and 3 drug interaction
The theft of two password-protected laptops from a secure office at AHMC Healthcare, Inc.,
Business office refresher: Five steps for tracking a SNF leave of absence
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
You can never conduct too many chart audits. However, there are certain time points when you shou
A new set of tools was released last week to help protect patients from safety risks caused by he
APRIL 12, 2018
Q: We have a new ED director who wants to capture all of our ED visits to be sure we ge
The ACGME Resident/Fellow Survey is currently top of mind for many DIOs and GME office staff. Bet
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
Editor's note: For the tools, please see the full issue PDF. There
NOVEMBER 30, 2018
This will be a big year for audits between the new Recovery Auditors hitting the ground later t
Introspection: The wellness plan for your office by Kathleen Tafel, manager of medi
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
by Anne-Lise Gere Don’t ignore the impact office employees have on client
by: Tami Swartz   A short but intense stay on the routine home care level of
When health information technology tools support medical diagnostic teams, they can improve diagn
OCTOBER 7, 2015
At any given moment, the intensity level within the ICU at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Give your patients the opportunity to set an agenda ahead of their office visits and you may witn
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) recently named Jocelyn Samuels as the next OCR director, accord
Conducting pre-billing audits can be challenging, but when done correctly, it can save organizati
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) raised concerns about the security of information system ge
Ensure accurate and efficient ICD-10, HCPCS Level II and CPT coding in one fell swoop with the
In the budget document released by the Office of Management and Budget, the White House's propose
Nurse leaders and managers are making it a priority to get out of the office and enjoy some rest
JULY 16, 2015
Interested in sharing your thoughts on your job and what tools might make your work easier? We&rs
How interested would you be in subscribing to a higher level of JustCoding membership that includ
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
OCTOBER 1, 2014
JUSTCODING
Check out this free tool from the Shared Governance Training Program! Click the
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
This tool for reflection can help you learn from mistakes and guide your thoughts toward positive
APRIL 20, 2017
This free tool will provide your staff with guidelines to evaluate patients and assess their risk
APRIL 26, 2018
Navigating the LTC technology landscape:How SNFs are using HIT, POC tools
by Pedram Mizani, MD, MHSA, family physician and chief clinical officer of the AmeriClerkship
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month. Which U.S. zoo is the most visited in the country
Gain the tools and guidance to create a culture of high reliability and safety within your organi
JANUARY 11, 2018
  Exciting updates: More content, tools, and news at your fingertips!
  Streamline consolidated billing claim submission with this tool
  A tool for your CNAs to help with accurate ADL documentation
How do we go about an admission that was visited only by a nurse during start of care the
Residency Program Alert is looking for the best new tools for managing interview season, f
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
The Recovery Audit Program’s mission is to identify and correct Medicare improper pay-ments
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
In this guest column, Dan Scungio, MT(ASCP), SLS, laboratory safety officer
DECEMBER 15, 2016
OIG tells OCR to establish its permanent audit plan. OIG officials called OCR's oversight of the
  Don't forget the business office
SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
  Privacy concerns for the business office
NOVEMBER 16, 2018
  The quintessential form for the business office and administrators
DECEMBER 21, 2018
The Office of Inspector General’s (OIG)
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
by Josh Poltilove A new report from the Government Accountability Office (
Hospital outpatient therapeutic services, such as ED or clinic visits, that are paid under
Free tool: Ensure nurses are competent with hand washing It's imperative to be sur
OCTOBER 22, 2015
If you've been the safety officer at your facility for any period of time, chances are you've alr
OCTOBER 2, 2014
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Mid-Year Update l
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
Physician Practice Perspectives, previously The Doctor's Office
The site-neutral payment provision in CMS’ 2017 OPPS proposed rule could level the playing
Ask any hospital safety officer who's recently gone through a survey from The Joint Commis
MAY 22, 2014
The ARCTIC assessment tool can help identify rewards that have greater meaning to people and more
JUNE 4, 2015
A September 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of In
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Q: I have a question about a scenario that occurred in the medical office where I am empl
  Reporting physician visits for SNF patients
NOVEMBER 16, 2018
One of my college computer science instructors had a placard in her office that said, “Lea
  There are instances when a patient comes in for routine preventive office visits
The Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare has released a data analytics tool that w
JANUARY 15, 2016
 With this self-assessment tool, you can evaluate your own performance and ensure that your
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Q: Do chiropractor visits count as physician visits?  
Having problems resolving interpersonal issues in your department? Use this free tool to develop
AUGUST 4, 2016
Everyone is feeling the time crunch; this free tool from the Preceptor Program Workbook will help
MARCH 16, 2017
The pre-admission process will take on an entirely new level of importance once Patient-Driven Pa
SEPTEMBER 13, 2019
The supervisory visits need to be no less frequently than every 14 days from the date of the first h
While some HIM professionals may feel a sense of relief knowing RAC audits are on hold for the re
 Infection Control tools/bl
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have shared the revised survey tools used
DECEMBER 11, 2015
You ask: How can I decrease the number of clinician missed visits? How do Medicare surveyors trea
Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston found that implementing a web-based handoff tool cut
AUGUST 5, 2016
Until now, the reasons why patients return to the emergency department after an initial visit hav
APRIL 26, 2018
  How to Detect Top-Level Financial Crimes
AUGUST 25, 2017
Statistical sampling initiative for claims begins The Office of Medicar
Can an LPN make the home health aide supervisory visits? No. The Conditi
 Family meetings are an important tool for any case manager. These meetings can help more ef
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Brigham and Women's 'Fall TIPS' tool offers tailored approach to falls prevention The g
The release earlier this month of secret Medicare Advantage audits CMS conducted on several major
Looking to help patients find the best home health agency? Direct them to the new CMS tool, Home
AUGUST 11, 2015
Q: My physicians perform procedures in the office such as angioplasties, catheter inser
AUGUST 6, 2014
JUSTCODING
A report issued by the Office of the Inspector General found that less than a quarter of federal
APRIL 4, 2016
Q: My office often has denials of evaluation and management (E/M) visits with our OB pa
MAY 14, 2014
JUSTCODING
Take your coding skills to the next level with the latest training solution from HCPro! Co
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
JUSTCODING
  Take your coding skills to the next level with the latest training solution from
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
JUSTCODING
Any hospital safety officer will tell you one of the things he or she dreads the most is an unann
APRIL 2, 2015
As hospitals acquire more physician offices, patients are often paying more, not less, for their
Facilities often have questions when surveyors come to visit. Some of the most frequently asked q
JUNE 27, 2017
  Q: I am auditing a note for a fusion. The note lacks detail, therefore
MARCH 5, 2014
JUSTCODING
Every October, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) hands the public a cheat sheet of sorts
 ICD-10 tools/homehealthcer
Factors that can impact the number of home health aide referrals as well as the number of visits
One of the simplest tools to implement successful change is Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA). If your
MAY 1, 2015
Q: One of our clients had overlapping visit times. The RN visited, provided skilled nursi
Proposed Congressional legislation introduced in April would crack down on Recovery Audit Contrac
For eight years, while performing lab safety audits, I have cited a couple of labs for having key
JANUARY 7, 2016
Statistical sampling initiative The Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) w
  CMS administrator aims to make doctors' offices a "fax free zone" by 2020
AUGUST 17, 2018
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MARCH 9, 2017
Staff and patients at hospitals can usually count on a certain level of security when they come s
MARCH 10, 2016
There are several types of insurance plans, and most insurance companies offer plan level
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
JUSTCODING
Identify who the backup leadership will be in the event your command incident officer isn’t
DECEMBER 1, 2017
A new study from the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) shows that some of the patient lists h
Up to one in five people who die by suicide visit an ED in the four weeks prior to their death. A
NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Looking for tips for communicating with your staff? Check out this free tool from
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Experts say you should start practicing now on the local level A new standard under dev
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
This free tool from The Nurse Managers’ Legal Companion will help you make the bes
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Editor’s note: The following tips and tool can be found in
DECEMBER 28, 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
AUGUST 27, 2014
JUSTCODING
The controversial officer that was seen on video forcibly handcuffing a nurse in July has been fi
OCTOBER 12, 2017
If the patient qualifies for medical social services, the social worker can make one visit if th
  A clinical learning environment review (CLER) visit to your facility is imminent
JUNE 13, 2014
To date, Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) visits are scheduled to occur every 18 to 2
OCTOBER 27, 2017