News & Analysis

December 1, 2019
Briefings on HIPAA

Behavioral health facilities and professionals experience some unique challenges when it comes to handling PHI and patient requests. The following article offers tips for handling those challenges and scenarios to consider.

November 25, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What is Medicare's criteria for case-by-case approval of an inpatient stay when the patient is not expected to meet the 2-midnight benchmark?

November 6, 2019
HIM Briefings

Learn how to resolve friction and boost productivity by aligning coding and CDI.

October 30, 2019
HIM Briefings

Use this sample audit template to help prevent instances of prohibited abbreviations in documentation.

October 7, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: How can we encourage our physicians and nonphysician practitioners to better define medical necessity in their documentation?

September 25, 2019
HIM Briefings

Unpack two interesting issues regarding the clinical and documentation implications of determining oxygen levels related to respiratory distress.