Extrinsic Asthma with Acute Exacerbation and Status Asthmaticus
Jun17

Extrinsic Asthma with Acute Exacerbation and Status Asthmaticus

Monday Coding Quiz: Test your skills with a new coding question from Clinical Coding Workout every Monday.

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Why CDI Credentials Matter to HIM Employers
Jun13

Why CDI Credentials Matter to HIM Employers

In the world of CDI, there are credentials beyond the typical RN and RHIA that employers look for: the CCS and CDIP, the latter of which requires candidates to have experience in CDI before sitting for the exam and requires continuing education credits to maintain.

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WHO Group Discusses ICD-11 Transition Planning
Jun12

WHO Group Discusses ICD-11 Transition Planning

The World Health Organization released a version of ICD-11 to allow countries to begin planning for implementation in June 2018, and the organization officially adopted ICD-11 on May 25, 2019. For an overview of ICD-11, which is designed to support multiple use cases and will go into effect on January 1, 2022, and what next steps might look like for the US and international health industry, read the latest Under the Dome post.

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Bilateral Chronic Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma, Mild Stage
Jun10

Bilateral Chronic Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma, Mild Stage

Monday Coding Quiz: Test your skills with a new coding question from Clinical Coding Workout every Monday.

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OCR Releases Fact Sheet on Business Associate Liability Under HIPAA

“As part of the department’s effort to fully protect patients’ health information and their rights under HIPAA, OCR has issued this important new fact sheet clearly explaining a business associate’s liability,” OCR Director Roger Severino said in a statement accompanying the guidance.

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