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  • Are you or your staff accidentally violating HIPAA?

    posted Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    Most of us are very familiar with the big concepts of HIPAA and how to stay out of trouble. But there are some less obvious ways you might be in violation.

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  • New Enhancement Lets You Manage Your Policy Online

    posted by Mike Whitmer on Tuesday, February 12, 2019

    From banking to ordering movie tickets, chances are you appreciate being able to take care of things from the comfort of your home or office when it's convenient for you. That's why we are happy to announce an enhancement that lets you do just that.

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  • After-Hours—What You Should Know About Call Documentation and Tracking

    posted by Kathy Everitt on Wednesday, September 05, 2018

    What is the best way to handle after-hours call documentation to enhance patient safety and improve your defensibility in a claim? The first step is to develop an after-hours call documentation and tracking policy.

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  • Why It's Important to Establish a Documentation Policy

    posted by Kathy Everitt on Tuesday, July 10, 2018

    Documentation is your primary defense mechanism in the event of a claim. It can be the reason a claim is filed or be your saving grace in preventing a claim. Documentation tracks and reports the care plan, treatment and compliance of the patient over time. It should also illustrate your contribution to providing a high quality of care to your patients and promote reimbursement from third party payers.

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  • NDs and Clinical Photography

    posted by Kathy Everitt on Monday, June 18, 2018

    Clinical photography, as part of the healthcare record, should be afforded the same degree of privacy, security and confidentiality as other healthcare records. Therefore, take care when using this mode of documentation.

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