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Defining PHI Helps Secure Information
Under the HIPAA Privacy Rule, protected health information (PHI) refers to health information that can identify an individual, or can be used with other available information to identify an individua...
Coding Endotracheal Intubation
A patient with respiratory failure may require endotracheal intubation (31500 Intubation, endotracheal, emergency procedure) for airway support. Patients with clinical conditions such as drug overdose,...