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