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Q: Is a diagnosed and treated condition during the first 24 hours considered present on ad
by Kirsten Dize Analyze your agency’s most commonly used primary diagnosis
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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Is it likely CMS will make any adjustments to the list of acceptable primary diagnosis co
Q: Can you define equally treated in the selection of principal diagnosis with multiple
MARCH 26, 2014
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A diabetes code was the most commonly coded primary diagnosis in both the wound and endocrine cli
by Megan Batty Capture a patient’s diagnosis of dementia due to Parkinson&
Q: A patient came to the ED with shortness of breath (SOB). The admitting diagnosis was possib
APRIL 22, 2015
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AUGUST 12, 2015
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Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses using
  SNF diagnosis coding and payment
  Q: Is it okay to code a diagnosis if the physician documents two diagnoses usin
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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OCTOBER 21, 2015
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MARCH 18, 2015
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NIOSH has released an updated list of patient-care drugs that are hazardous to the healthcare wor
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of four articles on Patient Safety I
MARCH 11, 2015
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MAY 6, 2015
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Q: An observationpatient received an IV push on the first day (9/28) and an infusion the n
  ICD-10 Compliance: Converting to a new diagnosis coding system
  ICD-10 Compliance: Converting to a new diagnosis coding system
  How SNF diagnosis coding differs from other healthcare settings
AUGUST 28, 2015
While the new diagnosis code to capture COVID-19 has been in effect since April 1, coders have ru
Q: I have been asked to build a query for a diagnosis of SIRS and/or sepsis for the following
JULY 29, 2015
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The proof of medical necessity strictly relies on the MD documentation and diagnosis and the skil
Pediatric radiologists must certify as diagnostic radiologists first
Becoming a manager for the first time can be an overwhelming experience. You will need a whole ne
NOVEMBER 11, 2019
AUGUST 20, 2014
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  Combing patient records for additional diagnosis codes reaps massive returns for Medicare Adv
SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
  When outpatient hospitals and physicians switch to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes Oct
MAY 14, 2014
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For the first time since ICD-10 coding implementation in October 2015, the application of it in S
NOVEMBER 8, 2019
MARCH 26, 2014
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MARCH 5, 2014
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As of April 1, coders now have a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code to capture the COVID-19 virus.
By Megan Headley This article first appeared on PSQH.
JANUARY 17, 2019
The Joint Commission’s biannual list of top-cited hospital standards is out for the first h
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
The Joint Commission’s latest list of most-cited standards features the usual suspects: saf
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
Wrong-patient, wrong-site, or wrong-procedure errors top the list of sentinel event statistics re
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
CMS revises ICD-10 codes CMS officially finalized the first majo
This month Massachusetts became the first state to require health insurers and hospitals t
OCTOBER 9, 2014
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenc
Q: How should the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) and encephalopathy be sequenced,
MARCH 11, 2015
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NOVEMBER 5, 2014
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Of the 394 sentinel events reviewed by The Joint Commission in the first half of 2014, unintended
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Muscle weakness (generalized) was the most commonly used primary diagnosis that would be consider
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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IOM report highlights long-standing concerns surrounding diagnosis In 1999, the
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
We have a patient who is a 72-year-old man with a diagnosis of debilitating osteoarthriti
AUGUST 12, 2015
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OSHA’s list of the most-cited violations for 2017 has some fa miliar items on it for health
Last week, the good folks at The Joint Commission announced the list of the five most challenging
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Q&A: How to respond to the WHO’s top 12 superbugs list
This is the first year that all 50 states have adopted some form of telemedicine coverage. Teleme
First a quick (moderately revelatory) story: While traveling last week, I had the opportunity to
APRIL 18, 2019
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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JUNE 10, 2015
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APRIL 23, 2014
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DECEMBER 2, 2015
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JUNE 25, 2014
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By Jay Kumar This article first appeared October 2, 2018 on
OCTOBER 4, 2018
AUGUST 26, 2015
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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
MARCH 11, 2015
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Recently, ECRI unveiled its list of the Top 10 Healthcare Technology Hazards. And strangely enoug
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
As programs begin planning for the arrival of first-year residents in July, much of that first mo
APRIL 14, 2017
Creating a budget for your residency program requires patience. First, you need to identify expen
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
Codes for heart failure are located in ICD-10-CM category I50. Coders should note the list
Going to touch on a couple of things this week. First up? Ed-yoo-ma-cation! A week
MAY 2, 2019
The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the ye
Career Opportunities synopsis
NOVEMBER 20, 2008
JUNE 18, 2014
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The Joint Commission released survey data from the first half of the year showing that the overwh
AUGUST 31, 2017
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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APRIL 2, 2014
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  Join us for the first quarterly Billers’ Association webcast!
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
  Join us for the first quarterly Biller's Association webcast!
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
  Unannounced audit! What do you need to review first?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  SNFRM as the first measure for the Skilled Nursing Facility Value Based Purchasing
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
By John Palmer The Joint Commission has released a list of its 2018 Ambul
JANUARY 11, 2018
The number of sentinel events reviewed by The Joint Commission (TJC) in the first half of this pa
AUGUST 20, 2020
 "If our patients receive a cancer diagnosis, we need to care for them with a spirit of
FEBRUARY 15, 2019
A new study from the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) shows that some of the patient lists h
Alarm hazards, data integrity, and patient violence top the ECRI Institute’s list of top 10
APRIL 7, 2015
Struggling to identify the clinical indicators needed to qualify a diagnosis as a complication/co
APRIL 22, 2015
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The guidelines for principal diagnosis selection involving heart failure have changed over the pa
MARCH 11, 2015
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CMS posts quarterly listing of program issuances On August 3, CMS post
Nurses are often the face of their hospital; they are typically the first staff member to interac
MARCH 3, 2016
Editor’s note: This is the first year that Medicaid in all 50 states h
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JUNE 18, 2012
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
It may sound like a broken record, but The Joint Commission’s list of most-cited standards
MARCH 31, 2015
  Implementing a patient portal is at the top of the list for many organizations w
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MARCH 27, 2015
Early this year, the NFPA promised to fast-track a new standard to help first responders, healthc
The agency is required to supply all supplies on the NRS list. Is homecare obligated t
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure t
JUNE 1, 2018
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure
JULY 1, 2018
ECRI Institute has released its annual top 10 list of technology-related issues that hospital and
MAY 1, 2018
ECRI Institute has released its annual top 10 list of technology-related issues that hospital an
JUNE 1, 2018
The most welcome changes to me are the removal of those coding items, M1011 (Inpatient diagnosis)
APRIL 2, 2014
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  Coders know that ICD-10-CM will bring new levels of specificity to diagnosis cod
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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This first appeared in the June issue of Patient Safety Monitor. Sepsis mortali
SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
The ACGME released revised Common Program Requirements that will allow first-year residents to wo
MARCH 10, 2017
Patient safety advocate ECRI Institute has released a list of what it says are the top 10
APRIL 30, 2014
The Joint Commission has published its list of
NOVEMBER 21, 2017
By Brian Ward The Joint Commission has published its list of
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
Last week, CMS sent out a message on its provider list servs informing home health agencies that
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
JULY 9, 2014
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In response to last week’s modified Top 10 list (there’s been a request for another l
APRIL 25, 2019
Make a list of all areas that are required to have positive or negative air pressure and ensure t
MAY 1, 2018
To assist healthcare facilities with the mandated adoption of ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes and ICD-1
JULY 12, 2012
DECEMBER 16, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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New physicians often lack the legal expertise to fully understand their first employment contract
APRIL 29, 2016
The number of first-year students enrolled at Liaison Committee on Medical Education-accredited m
JUNE 9, 2017
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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OCTOBER 22, 2014
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  For the first time in some 20 years, CMS has updated its Conditions of Participati
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
CGI posted one new issue in one category to its CMS list for providers in Region B. (See link for
Last week, CMS published a list of proposed rule changes for
JUNE 21, 2016
As we approach the end of 2019, we’d like to know what’s on your GME wish list for 2
DECEMBER 4, 2019
Since it's still early in the year, we want to know what’s on your GME wish list for 2020.
JANUARY 2, 2020
Since it's still early in the year, we want to know what’s on your GME wish list for 2021.
JANUARY 14, 2021
Editor’s note: The following is article first appeared in the April 2016 edition of PS
Editor’s note: The following article first appeared in the A
FEBRUARY 27, 2017
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated the lists of HCPCS codes that
This webcast is a companion program to the March cardiovascular diagnosis coding program,
Orthopedic coding, for both CPT procedure and diagnosis codes, remains challenging due to
JUNE 24, 2015
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Coders face a daily struggle with selecting the appropriate principal diagnosis for patien
AUGUST 26, 2015
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As programs begin planning for the arrival of first-year residents in July, much of that first m
APRIL 14, 2017
Editor’s note: The ECRI Institute published its annual list of the top
APRIL 18, 2017
CDC updates SSI guideline for the first time in 18 years In May 2017, th
The Late Show with David Letterman popularized the “top 10” list, casting ever
The MCBS 2013 Access to Care public use file (MCBS PUF) provides the first publicly available MC
To better understand what patients and first responders experience before arriving to the emergen
JANUARY 20, 2017
CMS first added ratings in 2005 and in 2008, added the first five-star quality rating to nursing
APRIL 14, 2015
The ACGME’s 16-hour work hour limit for first-year residents instituted in 2011 led to &ldq
FEBRUARY 21, 2020
  One thing for your to-do list (if it’s not already on your done list) is t
MARCH 27, 2014
  For nearly 30 years, David Letterman's top 10 lists have drawn audience laughter
JUNE 25, 2014
For the last several years, The Joint Commission's semiannual list of the most-cited standards ha
AUGUST 4, 2015
This week’s updates include an update to the list of compendia for the determination of
The 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS code updates, including a complete list of code titles, are av
By Steven Porter The nonprofit ECRI Institute released its annual list of
MARCH 15, 2018
CMS removed two add-on procedure codes from the inpatient-only list in the 2015 OPPS final
This article first appeared on PSQH.com. By John Palmer
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
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Q: We’ve heard that ICD-10-CM does not include a diagnosis code to show that a laparosco
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, a nonprofit health insurer that serves Maryland, Washington D.C.
Educational outcomes among first-year residents in programs governed by standard ACGME duty-hour
MARCH 23, 2018
HealthLeaders Media has released the first in a series of four Impact Analysis reports from the i
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
The CDC confirmed Sept. 30 that a hospital patient in Dallas is the first Ebola victim to be diag
OCTOBER 1, 2014
The first U.S. patient to be diagnosed with Ebola has died in a Texas hospital, according to a re
OCTOBER 9, 2014
Results of the Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) Trial find tha
DECEMBER 2, 2016
  “To prepare for my first day and night, I packed my stethoscope, reflex ha
JUNE 13, 2014
The University of California Riverside School of Medicine will welcome its first cohort of family
JUNE 19, 2015
Therapy visits have a direct impact on the first (grouping step) and fourth (services utilization
Therapy visits have a direct impact on the first (grouping step) and fourth (services utilization
Removal of the 16-hour cap for first-year residents is among the revised Common Program Requirem
MARCH 24, 2017
The changes to fracture coding in ICD-10-CM have received plenty of attention since coders first
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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