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CMS Final IPPS Rule Changes for 2020

CMS released its annual Inpatient Prospective Payment System final rule Aug. 2, which includes changes to the hospital wage index and raises Medicare payment rates for acute care hospitals.

Eight things to know about the final IPPS rule:

https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/cms-final-inpatient-payment-rule-for-2020-8-things-to-know.html

ACDIS/AHIMA release new query practice brief, are you ready?

By Brian Murphy The new ACDIS/AHIMA Guidelines for Achieving a Compliant Query Practice are out. Why care…

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Hospitalist, family man, CDI guru of MedTwitter… Meet Robert Oubre, MD

Twitter is an … interesting place right now, due to the purchase of the platform by the…

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A football mindset, delivered with a nurses’ caring: Meet Robin Jones, Executive Director of Clinical Excellence, AdventHealth

What prompts a nurse working at the bedside to get into clinical documentation integrity (CDI)? Long, draining…

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