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Web Exclusive: Prescription Instructions Confuse Even Educated Patients
Following instructions to take multiple medications a day is a complex task that led 85% of patients in a study to...
Web Exclusive: ACP Offers Ethical Guidelines for Wellness Program Incentives
The American College of Physicians is offering ethical guidelines for using incentives to promote personal...
Web Exclusive: Texas Board weighs dispute over ER doc training
A dispute over how Texas emergency room doctors become board certified could affect the rest of the country, experts...
GE, Intel form chronic care venture
General Electric Co. and Intel Corp. said they have formed a joint venture to create products for patients with chronic...
Healthcare overhaul includes pilot program of house calls for elderly patients
In this era of assembly-line appointments, when you're lucky to get 10 minutes of face time with a physician, the idea...
Web Exclusive: North Shore-LIJ Requires New Nurses to Have BSN
North Shore–LIJ Health System said today that starting Sept. 1 it will require newly hired nurses to either hold...
There’s no place like home
House calls aren’t a new idea, of course. Johns Hopkins has been sending attending physicians and residents out...

Continuing Education: Billing Best Practices
In this 90-minute webcast, expert speaker Lynn Labarta, BS, provides billing strategies for homecare providers, helping...
Continuing Education: Pressure Ulcers: Staging and OASIS Documentation Accuracy
Expert speakers J’non Griffin, RN, MHA, WCC, HCS-D, COS-C, and Heather Calhoun, will ensure agencies understand the...
Book: ICD-10 Coding for Home Health
Have you started your ICD-10 training? If you haven’t, the time to start is right now! Nationally recognized coding...
Webcast: ICD-10 Coding Proficiency for Home Health
During this 90-minute webcast, expert Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, COS-C, ACE, will outline the structure of ICD-10 and...
Webcast: ICD-10 Coding Proficiency for Home Health
In part two of this series, expert Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, COS-C, ACE, will continue her deep dive analysis of common...
Webcast: ICD-10 Coding Proficiency for Home Health
In this 90-minute webcast, expert Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, COS-C, ACE, will continue coding training by explaining how...
Webcast: ICD-10 Coding Proficiency for Home Health: Implementing an Action Plan - Part 4
In this 90-minute webcast, expert Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, COS-C, ACE, will continue coding training by explaining how...
Handbook: Home Health Aide On-the-Go In-service Series, Volume XIII
Every year, home health aides must satisfy 12 hours of in-service training. With today’s irregular, part-time...