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Coding Spinal Procedures
Here’s the scoop on the multiple factors that make these procedures a persistent headache for even veteran coders.

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Information Blocking: Eight Regulatory Reminders for October 6th

Using Health IT Integration to Address the Drug Overdose Crisis

IT in Health Care Has Produced Modest Changes — So Far

Spotlight on Cybersecurity

Strategies for Filling the CISO Role

A Better Line of Defense

New Law Changes the Security Landscape

By the Numbers


An unauthorized third party accessed the first and last names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, driver’s licenses, financial information, and treatment information of this number of Memorial Hermann patients after a security breach at Advent Health Partners occurred, reports Click2Houston.

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ICD-10-CM Coding Guideline for the Key Word “With”