2nd Annual ICD-10 Coding Contest Results [Sponsored]
Oct06

2nd Annual ICD-10 Coding Contest Results [Sponsored]

Accuracy rates in the results from Central Learning’s 2nd Annual National ICD-10 Coding Contest reveal opportunities for improvement.

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Grow Your Coding Career, One CEU at a Time [Sponsored]

Complete and accurate coding is essential to the well-being of a healthcare facility. Its impact stretches far and wide, which includes providing data for quality reporting, medical and health services research, case mix management, financial reimbursement, and much more. That puts a lot of responsibility on the shoulders of a coder. Once a record is coded, there is a very real possibility that a third-party auditor will scrutinize...

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Device or No Device, the Sequel: Rolling with the Punches
Oct01

Device or No Device, the Sequel: Rolling with the Punches

It is incredibly interesting to see new procedures and technology develop but can be challenging when the ICD-10 coding guidelines and instructions change along with them.

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OCR Change Signals Renewed Privacy Focus for HIM Leaders
Sep22

OCR Change Signals Renewed Privacy Focus for HIM Leaders

The recent defunding of the Chief Privacy Officer (CPO) position by the HHS Office for Civil Rights makes practical sense for the healthcare industry and the national budget. However, with the change come four important privacy strategies for HIM leaders to consider employing at the state, local, and organizational level.

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Digital Health Governance: Management and Strategy for the 21st Century Digital Economy
Aug01

Digital Health Governance: Management and Strategy for the 21st Century Digital Economy

Digital health technologies, solutions, and approaches to decision-making are transforming the delivery of healthcare, reshaping patient (and health consumer) expectations, and presenting health plans, health systems, informatics companies, and other stakeholders with a dizzying array of digital health solutions and products.

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Video: Mobile Health, Mobile Data
Aug01

Video: Mobile Health, Mobile Data

In certain neighborhoods and communities in Chicago and surrounding suburbs, pediatric access to primary care is not a certainty for thousands of pre-K to high school-age children.

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