Spooky, Scary: ICD-10 Codes for Halloween
Oct31

Spooky, Scary: ICD-10 Codes for Halloween

From taking the kids trick or treating to putting together the perfect costume or creating your jack-o-lantern masterpiece, Halloween is many people’s favorite time of year… but sometimes there can be some unexpected hiccups in the festivities.

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Patient Safety Identifiers Could Improve Outcomes for John Does
Oct28

Patient Safety Identifiers Could Improve Outcomes for John Does

Janowek has for several years been studying the short-term and long-term outcomes of patients who are designated as a John Doe when they present for care following a trauma.

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Developing a Plan to Master Physician Engagement
Oct27

Developing a Plan to Master Physician Engagement

Mastering physician engagement can be a challenging process, but it is within reach when you develop a plan of action and have a little patience.

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OCR Releases Guidance for HIPAA-Covered Entities to Follow FTC Regulations When Sharing Patient Data

HIPAA-covered entities that share consumer health information also need to comply with regulations under the FTC Act when sharing information for commercial, non-treatment-related purposes, according to newly released guidance OCR.

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Data Flow: Connecting The Dots For Trusted Sources
Oct26

Data Flow: Connecting The Dots For Trusted Sources

Today, the idea of a centralized repository storing all components of a patient’s health record is quite elusive. In fact, there can be many “sources of truth” where a user has to access all components of the patient’s legal health record.

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