News & Analysis

February 22, 2019
Case Management Monthly

Research has shown that untreated depression in hospitalized patients may affect patient outcomes, including recovery and the likelihood of readmission after discharge. Screening for depression can help spot the problem and help patients get needed treatment.

February 22, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: What is the difference between ICD-10-CM code I24.8 (other forms of acute ischemic heart disease) and code I21.A1 (myocardial infarction type 2)? In which situation would each of these codes be reported? 

February 21, 2019
Medicare Web

Q: Is it a reportable breach if an entity had the ability to send encrypted email, but an unencrypted email was sent to the correct recipient because of a computer fluke or user error?

February 21, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week's note from the instructor delves into healthcare provider taxonomy codes and compliance witih an often overlooked aspect of HIPAA.

February 20, 2019
HIM Briefings

Create a concurrent coding program that brings coding and CDI together to maximize success.

February 20, 2019
Medicare Insider

This week’s Medicare updates include a proposed decision memo on coverage for CAR T-Cell therapy, an updated OIG work plan, the announcement of a new emergency services payment model, and more! 

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