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Sep 1st, 2020
Guidelines for clinical health record documentation changes in ...
Jul 14th, 2020
Make sure you are aware of HIPAA exceptions during the public health emergency for COVID-...
Jun 12th, 2020
While your medical practice continues to focus on treating patients during the pandemic, cyber criminals are trying to take advantage of this hectic time to access your computers...
May 1st, 2020
Comments Off on Don’t Ignore the Signs of a Stroke
May is National Stroke Awareness Month: Recognize this preventable and treatable disease. Strokes kill approximately 140,000 people every year in the United States and up to 80 percent are preventable, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Every second counts when a stroke occurs because approximately two million brain cells die each ...
Apr 9th, 2020
Comments Off on Hospital Labs to Share COVID-19 Data
U.S. hospitals recently received a letter from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), on behalf of Vice President Michael Pence, requesting they report their COVID-19-related data. This data request is two-fold. What Data Must Hospitals Report? First, the hospitals should report their data on COVID-19 testing performed in their Academic/University/Hospital ‘in-house’ laboratories, ...