News & Analysis

June 28, 2019
Case Management Monthly

A medical center case manager must deal with a patient who presents a Medicaid insurance card that is not hers on admission.

June 27, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: Is it a HIPAA violation if it is discussed among coworkers why another coworker left work early for being ill? 

June 27, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor discusses the circumstances surrounding a bill introduced in Congress in March that would include observation care in the three-day stay requirement for skilled nursing facility (SNF) coverage. 

June 26, 2019
Medicare Web

Most proposed solutions to surprise medical bills will negatively affect provider organizations, according to a Moody’s Investors Report released June 20. However, even in the absence of a solution, the growing awareness of the scope and impact of surprise medical bills will harm providers’ relationships with patients.

June 26, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include the release of the 2020 ICD-10-CM codes, new voluntary appeals settlement options for inpatient rehabilitation facilities, updated instructions for organ transplant programs, and more! 

June 26, 2019
HIM Briefings

Review Coding Clinic advice as it pertains to ICD-10-CM/PCS reporting and MS-DRG assignment.

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