Hipaa Compliance Handbook

Author: Patricia I. Carter
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781454872122
Size: 41.92 MB
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HIPAA Compliance Handbook is intended for HIPAA coordinators, project managers, privacy officers, compliance professionals, health care record managers, and others who have the responsibility for implementing the HIPAA Privacy and Security Regulations. It contains easy-to-understand explanations of the legal and regulatory provisions. The 2017 Edition has been updated to include: Coverage of new guidance from OCR on access to PHI by individuals and fees for copies New section on ransomware A detailed account of Lincare, the second HHS civil monetary penalty case Summaries of 10 new HHS resolution agreements Information on the new Phase 2 Audits Updated State-by-State Guide to Medical Privacy Statutes

Emergency Department Compliance Manual 2019 Edition

Author: McNew
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1543806899
Size: 40.61 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Emergency Department Compliance Manual provides everything you need to stay in compliance with complex emergency department regulations, including such topics as legal compliance questions and answers--find the legal answers you need in seconds; Joint Commission survey questions and answers--get inside guidance from colleagues who have been there; hospital accreditation standard analysis--learn about the latest Joint Commission standards as they apply to the emergency department; and reference materials for emergency department compliance. The Manual offers practical tools that will help you and your department comply with emergency department-related laws, regulations, and accreditation standards. Because of the Joint Commission's hospital-wide, function-based approach to evaluating compliance, it's difficult to know specifically what's expected of you in the ED. Emergency Department Compliance Manual includes a concise grid outlining the most recent Joint Commission standards, which will help you understand your compliance responsibilities. Plus, Emergency Department Compliance Manual includes sample documentation and forms that hospitals across the country have used to show compliance with legal requirements and Joint Commission standards. Previous Edition: Emergency Department Compliance Manual, 2018 Edition, ISBN: 9781454889427¿

Essentials For Nursing Practice E Book

Author: Patricia A. Potter
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323554717
Size: 56.81 MB
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Get a solid foundation in essential nursing principles, concepts, and skills! Essentials for Nursing Practice, 9th Edition combines everything you need from your fundamentals course and streamlines it into a format that’s perfect for busy nursing students. The ninth edition retains many classic features, including chapter case studies, procedural guidelines, and special considerations for various age groups, along with new content including a chapter on Complementary and Alternative Therapies, interactive clinical case studies on Evolve, a new Reflective Learning section, and QSEN activities to encourage active learning. Thoroughly reviewed by nursing clinical experts and educators, this new edition ensures you learn nursing Essentials with the most accurate, up-to-date, and easy-to-understand book on the market. Progressive case studies are introduced at the beginning of the chapter and are then used to tie together the care plan, concept map, and clinical decision-making exercises. Focused Patient Assessment tables include actual questions to help you learn how to effectively phrase questions to patients as well as target physical assessment techniques. Nursing skills at the end of each chapter feature full-bleed coloring on the edge of the page to make them easy to locate. Safety guidelines for nursing skills sections precede each skills section to help you focus on safe and effective skills performance. Detailed care plans in the text and on Evolve demonstrate the application of the 5-step nursing process to individual patient problems to help you understand how a plan is developed and how to evaluate care. Unexpected outcomes and related interventions for skills alert you to possible problems and appropriate nursing action. Patient Teaching boxes help you plan effective teaching by first identifying an outcome, then developing strategies on how to teach, and finally, implementing measures to evaluate learning. Care of the Older Adult boxes highlight key aspects of nursing assessment and care for this growing population. Key points neatly summarize the most important content for each chapter to help you review and evaluate learning. Evidence-Based Practice boxes include a PICO question, summary of the results of a research study, and a F description of how the study has affected nursing practice — in every chapter. Patient-Centered Care boxes address racial and ethnic diversity along with the cultural differences that impact socioeconomic status, values, geography, and religion. 65 Skills and procedural guidelines provide clear, step-by-step instructions for providing safe nursing care. 5-step nursing process provides a consistent framework for clinical chapters. Concept maps visually demonstrate planning care for patients with multiple diagnoses. NOC outcomes, NIC interventions, and NANDA diagnoses are incorporated in care plans to reflect the standard used by institutions nationwide.

New York Workers Compensation Handbook 2017 Edition

Author: Ronald E. Weiss
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 152212778X
Size: 65.84 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Attorneys, claim adjusters, physicians, self-insured employers and vocational rehabilitation workers will all find this 2017 Edition of New York Workers' Compensation Handbook a valuable tool for understanding New York workers' compensation issues. Written and organized by leading experts, New York Workers' Compensation Handbook brings clarity to this complex area of law by providing: Detailed analysis All relevant statutes and regulations Excellent recap of recent court decisions Comprehensive description of current practice and procedure Tables, charts, medical illustrations and reference directory In-depth index Extensive cross-references to Larson's Workers' Compensation, Desk Edition The eBook versions of this title feature links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.

Emergency Department Compliance Manual 2018 Edition

Author: McNew
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 145488942X
Size: 36.38 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Emergency Department Compliance Manual provides everything you need to stay in compliance with complex emergency department regulations, including such topics as legal compliance questions and answers--find the legal answers you need in seconds; Joint Commission survey questions and answers--get inside guidance from colleagues who have been there; hospital accreditation standard analysis--learn about the latest Joint Commission standards as they apply to the emergency department; and reference materials for emergency department compliance. The Manual offers practical tools that will help you and your department comply with emergency department-related laws, regulations, and accreditation standards. Because of the Joint Commission's hospital-wide, function-based approach to evaluating compliance, it's difficult to know specifically what's expected of you in the ED. Emergency Department Compliance Manual includes a concise grid outlining the most recent Joint Commission standards, which will help you learn understand your compliance responsibilities. Plus, Emergency Department Compliance Manual includes sample documentation and forms that hospitals across the country have used to show compliance with legal requirements and Joint Commission standards. Previous Edition: Emergency Department Compliance Manual, 2017 Edition, ISBN: 9781454886693

Hipaa Handbook 2017

Author: The Coding Institute
Publisher: The Coding Institute
ISBN: 1635270634
Size: 50.89 MB
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Expert Advice You Need in One Essential Guide Rest assured, 2017 brings even tighter HIPAA compliance scrutiny for all practices, no matter how small or large. The HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced it will ramp up efforts in investigating smaller HIPAA breaches involving fewer than 500 individuals. That means you could be more at risk in 2017 for even unintentional breaches with penalties that could crush your practice. Having the right resource can make all the difference this year, when the stakes are so high. That's why TCI has you covered with the HIPAA Handbook 2017. Identify Risk Areas in Your Practice Before the OCR Does You need to ensure that your breach reporting and other HIPAA compliance efforts are up to date and that you're fully equipped for 2017. Trust the HIPAA Handbook 2017 to master HIPAA compliance. Here's a sample of the expert analysis you'll get in the HIPAA Handbook 2017: • 5 things you need to do to prepare yourself for heightened OCR scrutiny of small breaches. • Case study: Your new HIPAA worry: Violations that could put you behind bars. • Toolkit: Facts & figures: Here's how to gauge your cybersecurity preparedness. • HIPAA phase 2 audits underway - BAs: You're next. • What is 'social engineering' & how is it a threat? • Nip your 'unaddressed risks' in the bud now - or pay dearly later. • Heed 10 expert tips to protect your organization against 'insider threats.' • Is 'malvertising' a serious threat to your data security? • What's missing in your risk management plan? Here's how to find the gaps. • And much more... Note: E-books are not printable.

Practice Management Handbook 2017

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ISBN: 9781635270594
Size: 33.29 MB
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Gives advice and tips that will help streamline A/R processes and ensure financial stability for the practice, meet CMS and HIPAA compliance requirements, and keep patients and staff satisfied.

Part B Answers Handbook 2017 The Coding Institute

Author: The Coding Institute
Publisher: The Coding Institute
ISBN: 1635270693
Size: 12.45 MB
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The Product Description field contains an invalid value: Stay profitable with expert advice on CMS's Part B rules and regulations Part B providers continue to struggle to fully understand CMS's value-based payment system and comply with its guidelines for Part B coding and billing. As the OIG cracks down on coding and billing errors, not to mention outright fraud, it's more important than ever for Part B providers to keep up-to-date and compliant. Whether you work in primary care or a specialty practice, you need to keep up with the changes in Part B billing and payment opportunities. The all-new Part B Answers Handbook 2017 provides the latest on CPT® coding updates, expert advice to help you meet the challenges of modifier use, guidance on ICD-10 coding and documentation, and techniques to avoid appeals and keep your practice HIPAA compliant. TCI's coding experts cut through the jargon and give you practical, fact-based instruction that you can rely on. You can count on our Part B Answers Handbook 2017 to help you stay profitable by providing practical advice on CMS's Part B directives and telling you what you need to know to comply. Here's a sample of the expert analysis you'll get in Part B Answers Handbook 2017 - your one-stop source for all your Part B coding needs: • Final MPFS rule for CY 2017 supports MACRA's focus on primary care • Boost your A/R now with these 10 expert tips • Dual-provider coding for E/M services • CMS says 'Use modifier 51' - Some MACs say 'Not so fast' • 10 steps ensure ICD-10-CM coding compliance • Boost your bottom line with 4 quick supply-billing tips • These 6 answers will help you decipher duplicate billing • Practices shorted themselves nearly $210 million in downcoded E/M visits last year • 3 common HIPAA breaches - and how to avoid them • And much more... Note: E-books are not printable.

Alabama Workers Compensation Law And Handbook

Author: Robert W. Lee
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1422486257
Size: 56.14 MB
Format: PDF
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This edition of Alabama Workers' Compensation Law and Handbook has been reorganized and reformatted to make the publication easier to use. It has also been revised and updated throughout with a discussion of recent changes in the law. Selected highlights of the Second Edition are as follows: • Prisoners' Work Release Psychological Injuries • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Burden of Proof • Temporary Total Disability Maximum Medical Improvement • Permanent Total Disability Social Security as Evidence • Schedule of Injuries • Right to Reopen • Acts of God • Fraudulent Suppression • Retaliatory Discharge • Workers' Compensation Benefits Child Support • Medicare Set Aside Trusts • Forms • Tables and Memorandums

Non Physician Practitioner Handbook 2018

Author: The Coding Institute
Publisher: The Coding Institute
ISBN: 1635273870
Size: 45.16 MB
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Ensure Optimal Reimbursement for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Other Nonphysician Practitioners Navigate the troublesome requirements of incident-to billing and earn 100% of allowable revenue for your NPP services. The Nonphysician Practitioner Handbook 2018 delivers twice as much content as the best-selling 2017 edition-and packs twice the punch to help you solve your NPP coding, billing, compliance, and documentation challenges. Capitalize on expert advice to interpret complex coding and billing rules. Packed with authoritative answers to questions from readers like you, the Nonphysician Practitioner Handbook 2018 tackles complex coding trouble spots-split-visit rules, place of service, prolonged services, and much more. You'll also get readers Q&A and handy clip-and-save tools to know when you can bill your NPP's service incident-to the physician. Plus, the 2018 edition of this best-selling resource has been expanded to include key information and tips on patient-centered care, physician fee schedules, HIPAA compliance, preventing security breaches, and telemedicine. Leverage in-depth understanding and best-in-class tips for a great year of NPP revenue: Got MIPS? Use This CMS Tool to Ease Your Larger Practices Into MACRAUpgrade Your Image Reporting with the FX ModifierHow Does Your Physical Therapy Billing Stack Up Against Your Peers?Code E/M Prolonged Service After Discovering the ProviderNail Down Email Compliance Basics or Risk ExposureThree HCPCS Codes Enhance Your Colonoscopy Quality ReportingIf You File with National Government Services, Don't Miss This Policy ReversalKnow When to Use the Team Conference Code Note: E-books are not printable.