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So, Now Is A Great Time To Make Sure Your ICD...

The current pandemic has changed the way all of us do business today. For some, the pandemic has increased patient census while others are in decline. This gives you the ability to take a good look at your ICD coding practices. Many still function...

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Reading Between The Lines Of Medicare ICD 10 Coding. Are You...

In the home health industry, everyone knows the importance of ICD 10 coding today. So, most agencies invest in certified coders on staff or the service is outsourced. However, today we need to hone in on making sure your documentation gets the...

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Promoting Your Best Nurses: Why Many Fail At The Management Level...

Let's face it. All of us have done it. We promoted our best nurse from the field and put them in a management position. Then, it doesn't work out. Now, you have either lost your nurse manager altogether or they feel defeated by not reaching...

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Working Through The Care Plan: Drill Down To Why You Aren’t...

Today, your EMR care plan isn't necessarily a true depiction of what you want to accomplish in the home. Home health agencies realize that goals aren't met unless ALL the goals are met. Unfortunately, because the construction of the care plan is...

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Stop The Madness! Let’s Get Back To Basics Where Nursing Relies...

Today, home health nurses spends more time in the electronic medical record than taking care of the patient. Nursing care plans seem more about the process than the patient. This is why the care plan is more a formality than a usable tool that...

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Home Health Nursing: Putting The Care Plan Back In The Nurse’s...

In today's world, home health nursing is more skilled and the medical home model is more and more a reality in the present and future of home care. In that mix, somewhere the power of the skilled clinicians in the home has lost some momentum. Why...

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