News & Analysis

May 24, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: I was recently informed that providers use cellular-based tissue products to treat ulcers when a patient fails to respond to more conservative treatment options. What constitutes a failed response to treatment and how would this be documented?

May 24, 2019
Medicare Web

Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants, in Newark, Delaware, recently released a notifcation about a data breach that exposed the information of 8,591 patients and occurred around June 7–8, 2018.

May 24, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Developed in 1986, critical pathways have been a primary tool for the case manager, and, used correctly, they can guide and optimize a patient's care.

May 23, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor provides an overview of the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database and how to track any changes or updates to it. 

May 23, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What information does HIPAA allow to be shared on a health insurance user portal if multiple family members are on the same policy? Should all individuals on the policy have separate user accounts?

May 22, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What is a model practice act and what are its benefits?

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