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  2017 SNF Policy Timeline
  Proposed fiscal year 2017 payment and policy changes for Medicare announced
APRIL 22, 2016
  Do you have an insurance verification policy in place?
MARCH 31, 2017
  CMS proposes Medicare Advantage and Part D payment and policy updates
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
  New CMS policy could change inpatient rehab denial trend
  Billers instructed to review CMS updates to Medicare policy manuals
MARCH 23, 2018
  What should your policy for coding compliance and ethics include?
Often policies are written very well. The issue is the implementation of the policies an
First and foremost, a policy and a procedure are two entirely different animals. A policy is defi
Finding that program directors were misinterpreting its leave policies, the American Board of Int
JANUARY 8, 2020
  CMS launches three new policies, continuing the shift to value-based care
DECEMBER 22, 2016
The government should adjust Medicare payment policies to better support the type of
A policy that would require physicians in Manitoba set up an on-call system for patient calls a
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
HIM Samp
APRIL 30, 2014
Sample operative reports in policies-and-form
JUNE 11, 2014
ICD-10-CM training quiz in policies-and-fo
MARCH 18, 2015
The CDI department should have its own set of policies and procedures to govern its functions.
You ask: Is the board responsible to sign off on all policies? My agency dissolved its PAC a
 Some example of areas that an agency’s personnel policies should address are:
APRIL 15, 2015
The Joint Commission has revised their policies regarding facilities that no longer provide servi
JUNE 3, 2015
Infection control (IC) policies in the ICU vary widely from hospital to hospital, a new study sho
AUGUST 27, 2014
Infection control (IC) policies in the ICU vary widely from hospital to hospital, a new study sho
For HIPAA covered entities (CE) that maintain poor policies and procedures related to HIPAA compl
FEBRUARY 8, 2019
MARCH 19, 2014
APRIL 2, 2014
A sample tip sheet in our policies-and-fo
MAY 7, 2014
JUNE 25, 2014
Sample case studies in policies-and-forms"
AUGUST 6, 2014
AUGUST 20, 2014
  Crossword puzzle in policies-and
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
OCTOBER 8, 2014
OCTOBER 29, 2014
JULY 30, 2014
Documentation example in policies-and-form
MARCH 4, 2015
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
ICD-10-CM case study in policies-and-forms
MAY 27, 2015
ICD-10-CM training tool in policies-and-fo
JUNE 10, 2015
Anemia case examples in policies-and-forms
JUNE 24, 2015
On July 29, CMS issued a final rule (CMS-1645-F) outlining FY 2017 Medicare payment policies and
AUGUST 5, 2016
What are the home health CMS & the Medicare/Medicaid Policy for PTA supervision by a
Coding ultrasound procedures in policies-and-form
JULY 22, 2015
You should have a policy in place that describes things like a bag barrier and how to clean your
The sponsoring institution and every program within it should also have a selection policy. The p
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
An ICD-10-PCS training tool in our polici
AUGUST 13, 2014
If your hospital is like many out there, you might think you have a pretty solid smoking policy i
JUNE 11, 2015
As our industry rapidly changes, so too must our patient-care policies, standards, and practices.
Do not get carried away with policies. You do not need a policy for every single thing you do. Yo
MAY 28, 2014
  Transitions of care: What’s your policy?
FEBRUARY 1, 2014
Implementing a mandatory flu shot policy: What every employer should know
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
At its recent annual meeting, the American Medical Association (AMA) passed a new policy that wil
JUNE 12, 2015
Agencies should review and update their employment and disciplinary policies now that the
AMA House of Delegates (HOD) recently adopted a new policy supporting expansion of the Public Ser
JUNE 16, 2017
Even organizations with sound policies, procedures, training, and safeguards can experience a bre
NOVEMBER 13, 2013
  A new query in our policies-
MARCH 25, 2015
AUGUST 12, 2015
AUGUST 26, 2015
OCTOBER 14, 2015
The policies and administrative practices of the agency are reviewed to determine the extent to w
The Joint Commission has revised its policy for inclusion of physician practices in hospital and
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
MARCH 26, 2014
A sample query in our policies-and-forms"
APRIL 9, 2014
APRIL 23, 2014
A sample tip sheet in our policies-and-fo
MAY 21, 2014
JUNE 4, 2014
JUNE 18, 2014
JULY 9, 2014
An ICD-10-CM training quiz in our policie
JULY 16, 2014
A Tennessee hospital is the latest to experiment with an open visitation policy for its patients,
OCTOBER 1, 2014
OCTOBER 22, 2014
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
AUGUST 27, 2014
A new query in our policies-and-forms"
APRIL 22, 2015
A new query in our policies-and-forms"
APRIL 8, 2015
MARCH 11, 2015
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
A new query in our policies-and-forms"
MAY 6, 2015
A new query in our policies-and-forms"
JUNE 3, 2015
JUNE 17, 2015
The physician group also adopts several other new policies and c
JANUARY 25, 2021
The American Medical Association has adopted new policies this week, including prevention of bull
NOVEMBER 19, 2020
JULY 23, 2014
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
New sample query forms in our policies-a
JULY 15, 2015
CMS recently reversed long-standing policy for billing inpatient-only procedures, providing hospi
Effective July 1, 2016, ACDIS will institute a policy and penalty fee for late Certified Clinic
Privacy Policy synopsis.
Schedule regular maintenance of blanket warmers, update related policies, and ensure that nurses
AUGUST 24, 2017
What to look for when updating your restraint and seclusion policies by Brian W
AUGUST 1, 2020
CMS solidifies a fix to the COT OMRA policy in 2015 final rule
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
Book excerpt Credentialing policies regarding aging pract
What to look for when updating your restraint and seclusion policies by Brian W
SEPTEMBER 24, 2020
“Policymakers must ensure that payment or policy changes to GME do not upend a world-class
JUNE 19, 2015
A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center’s (BPC) Long-Term Care Initiative outlines t
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
Review agency policies and procedures around infection control and update them. D
“[Medicare for All policies would] surely jeopardize the relationship people have with the
APRIL 17, 2019
CMS recently clarified policy on acceptable control materials for lab testing. While not changing
APRIL 26, 2016
On February 1, 2018, CMS proposed new Medicare Advantage and Part D payment and policy updates to
The American Medical Association policy on moonlighting (when a resident works as an independent
FEBRUARY 20, 2019
Joint Commission urges enforcement of oral care policies The Joint Commission is p
JANUARY 31, 2017
Policies to improve cooperation between law enforcement and healthcare organizations H
MARCH 1, 2018
Any residency program that allows moonlighting during training must have a written policy
APRIL 11, 2014
Most hospital policies regard the autopsy as dead since the mid-1970s, when The Joint Commission
CMS refined and updated its Comprehensive APC policy in the 2015 OPPS proposed rule releas
Hospitals under fire to review and revamp their policies and procedures in the wake of dangers f
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Denying a referral should be a determination based on agency policy and physician cooperation.
The American Medical Association (AMA) recently adopted a new policy calling on medical schools a
NOVEMBER 20, 2019
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has adopted revised policies for enforci
JULY 25, 2020
The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing announced October 10 that it unintent
During the 2014 AMA Interim Meeting this week, physicians voted to update the AMA’s policy
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforcement and oversight policies are inadequate, according
Facilities have until July to update their policies The Joint Commission
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
by Josh Poltilove and A.J. Plunkett Review emergency preparedness policies and pro
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JANUARY 6, 2009
Use this policy, shared courtesy of Lynda Bailey, RN, BSN, CSHA, accreditation specialist for
MAY 30, 2020
Use this policy, shared courtesy of Lynda Bailey, RN, BSN, CSHA, accreditation specialist fo
The ever-changing policies for handling COVID-19 in SNFs are sometimes hard to keep track of. The
SEPTEMBER 18, 2020
A hospital in Massachusetts unveiled changes last week to the security policies and procedures in
OCTOBER 5, 2017
CMS issued its final rule, Fiscal Year 2020 Payment and Policy changes for Medicare Skilled Nursi
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
A team of international health policy experts recently compared administrative costs of U.S. hos
Congress may be steppingin to once again delay a policy that CMS ensured would not face an
The policies that CMS publishes each year in the OPPS proposed rule don't always come as a
CMS notes that as comprehensive APC (C-APC) policies expand, the agency needs a way to ide
Health policy experts attribute the smooth transition in part to widespread anxiety leading up to
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Update your policies on
JANUARY 21, 2021
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Update your policies on
FEBRUARY 25, 2021
Make sure your staff knows and implements your policy on continuous observation of suicidal pati
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Review and update polici
OCTOBER 1, 2019
By Steven Andrews   Most policies in the OPPS final rule are not e
By Steven Andrews   As providers work to implement policies and re
Regulatory agencies encourage hospitals to rethink security and safety policies about dangerous
APRIL 28, 2017
Review your policies and procedures for treating suicidal patients in general acute inpatient and
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Review your policies and procedures for treating suicidal patients in general acute inpatient and
JANUARY 1, 2018
White paper excerpt Check medical staff policy for diagn
Clarification to Pub. 100-02, Medicare Benefit Policy Manual Regarding Antigens
Clarification to Medicare Benefit Policy Manual regarding antigens and deletion of Sect
AHA posts letter on 2-midnight policy and potential short-stay payment solutions&nb
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
Because there is no requirement to conduct case conferences, agency policy should provide
Terms of use synopsis
Clarifications made to the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual and Medicare Progra
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Refer to your policy on influenz
DECEMBER 17, 2020
OSHA policies for preventing exposure to coronavirus and other hazardous materials
SEPTEMBER 17, 2020