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Compliance

Permanent Discharge

• Implementation Through Collaboration

• The RAC Trifecta of Trouble

• The Challenges of Corporate Compliance

• Are Cancer Registrars Ready for ICD-10?

• Disclosure Management — More Complicated Than Ever

Internal Audits: Steps to Keep Your Programs Pumping

• Remediation and ICD-10

• Risky Business

• Take Steps to Ensure Mobile Device Security

• Aids and Audits

• The Challenges of Capturing Meaningful Use Data

• Inside the Documentation Pressure Cooker

• ICD-10 Mash-Up Thrives in Idaho

• Terminology Tools Help Providers Meet Initiatives

• The New Omnibus Rule

Meaningful Use Audits Heighten Nerves

• The Essentials of Policy and Procedure Management

Should Providers Bother With RAC Appeals?

Providers, Payers Must Be in Step With ICD-10

Copy and Paste Leads to Coding Headaches

HIPAA’s Omnibus Rule Makes Its Mark

Survey Readiness—Are You Prepared if the CMS Arrives at Your Door?

RACs Take Aim on Short Stays

ICD-10 Weighs Heavily on Physicians

Harried CIOs Try to Keep Up With Technology

Big Year Ahead for Disclosure Management

Mobile Device Security Concerns

Setting the Stage for MU’s Next Act

The Changing Face of Release of Information

ICD-10: Give Them Something to Talk About

Meaningful Use Enters Stage 2

ACOs Face Quality Measure Challenges

The Nuts and Bolts of IPPS

• The Value of Error Reports

RAC Frustrations Remain

Compliance Strategies for the 72-Hour Rule

•  Stage 2 Stretches Meaningful Use Requirements

•  When Is It Time to Part Ways With Medical Records?

•  Make Revenue Cycle Management a Team Effort

•  Precise Documentation Equals Fewer Compliance Headaches

•  Coping With Coding Audits

•  Random HIPAA Compliance Audits Have Arrived

•  The Ins and Outs of Observation Status

•  Cancer Registrars Step Up to New Challenges

•  Licensing Issues Crimp Telemedicine

•  Negotiating Cloud Computing Contracts

•  Are Post-Acute Care Transfers a Goldmine for RAC Audits?

•  Ethical Business Practices in Transcription

•  ICD-10's Reach Goes Beyond HIM

•  Experts Analyze the ACO Reporting Requirements

•  Get It in Writing—BA Agreements Grow in Importance

•  Time to Fear Medicaid RACs

•  Tick, Tick, Tick—The ICD-10 Deadline Approaches

•  The Ins and Outs of the ACO Final Rule

•  How to Dispose of Retired PCs Properly

•  A DIY Approach to EHR Certification

•  State HIEs Face Assessment Deadline

•  Make Admission Orders a Priority

•  Release of Information Management

•  Mobile Devices Create HIPAA Concerns

•  Targets in RAC's Crosshairs

•  Successful Attestation: It's All in the Details

•  Caught in a Coding Conundrum

•  Chart Auditing: How to Spot Documentation Flaws

•  ICD-10 Reality Check: It's More Than a Coding Issue

•  OCR Layin' Down the Law on Noncompliant Providers

•  The Advent of Accountable Care Organizations

•  ICD-10: Two Questions to Ponder

•  Navigating the EHR Certification Process

•  How to Measure Clinical Documentation Improvement Effectiveness

•  Raising Cancer Care

•  Sorting Out Meaningful Use

•  Finding Holes in IT Security

•  HIM Programs Move With the Times

•  The Perils of Copy-Paste

•  Say Hello to Medicaid RACs

•  Hospitals Scramble to Absorb 2011 IPPS Changes

•  MAC Attack

•  PEPPER Reports: A Helpful Financial Condiment

•  Cell Phone Camera Use in Hospitals

•  Unreasonable ROI Request?

•  Bearing the Burden of Meaningful Use

•  Deciding on a Document Destruction Vendor

•  Medicaid Integrity Program Promises New Headaches

•  Hospitals, Physicians Tackle RACs

•  Patch Transcription Security Holes

•  Do Privacy Hurdles Impede Data Exchange?

•  HIPAA Targets: New Rules Place BAs in the Bulls-Eye

•  Pulling It Together — The HITECH Act & HIPAA

•  Ushering in Change: ARRA Adds New Challenges to ROI Requests

•  Coding Checks and Balances

•  Medical Identity Theft: Will the Real John Doe Please Stand Up?

•  The New Red Flags Rule and Healthcare Organizations

•  DRGs: Still Frustrating After All These Years

•  Navigate ROI Nuances

•  RAC Strategies — It's Your Move

•  Coding Manager Compliance Advice

•  Healthcare Technology — It's Not Foolproof

•  Navigate the E-Discovery Maze

•  RAC Appeals: More Than Simple Math

•  Cleaner and Clearer — The Joint Commission Standards Improvement Initiative

•  Maneuvering Your Way Through RAC Audits

•  Chart a Course for Better Documentation

•  Accurate Electronic Patient Charts  — A Standardized Clinical Language Is Key to Success

•  A HIPAA Crackdown?

•  eDiscovery Advice: Get Your Records Network in Order

•  Organization Serves CDI Specialists' Needs

•  Unannounced HIPAA Audits: Don't Get Spooked

•  Dirty Tricks: On the Lookout for Inappropriate DRG Denials

•  CDA4CDT Standards — Satisfying a Craving

•  Times Are Changing — Delivery of Transcribed Reports

•  NAHIT Outlines Five Key HIT Terms

•  Talk of the Town — Guidelines for Better Dictation Practices

•  RACs: New Sheriff in Town