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CMS: What you need to know about new modifiers X1, X2, X3, X4, X5

By Barbara Aubry, RN

Oh great—more new modifiers! If you’re like me, I read my CMS updates and focus on what needs to be managed based on regulatory deadlines. Back in 2016, I read […]

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AI Talk: Augmenting decisions and the impact of “adversarial” data

May 17th, 2019 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… AI in Healthcare – Augment not replace This article in Forbes contains a now familiar refrain that we have heard before: AI use cases in health […]

Developing a patient safety culture: What can we learn from other industries?

May 17th, 2019 / By Priscilla Knolle, MD

The publication of the Institute of Medicine report To Err Is Human: Building Safer Health System in 1999 raised awareness of medical errors, increased public concern and called for a […]

Why you should consider partnering with academia

May 15th, 2019 / By Senthil Nachimuthu, MD, PhD

As a member of the Industry Advisory Board (IAB) of the University of Utah Department of Biomedical Informatics, I get the opportunity to participate in and shape the curriculum and […]

Be mindful of the patient: Would you want to get an unanticipated bill or unclear diagnosis?

May 13th, 2019 / By Jean Jones, CPC

The Boston Globe is running a series of articles about patients being billed for out-of-network providers in the healthcare setting. The articles detail how patients get hit with a surprise […]

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Article: The role of coders and CDI teams in HACRP success

With Cheryl Manchenton, RN

HIM, CDI, and inpatient coding professionals can play a significant role in helping their organizations be successful under HACRP. Read Cheryl Manchenton’s article to find out how.

Article: “Stupid” Program Gets Results

With Beth Wolf, MD

Beth Wolf, MD, a physician adviser to 3M Health Information Systems, gives her take on what progressive, forward-thinking health care organizations should be doing in order to implement new documentation […]

Video: What They’re Watching: Michael Keyes

With Michael Keyes

Michael Keyes, Client Engagement Manager at 3M Health Information Systems, joins State of Reform to discuss using data to improve healthcare.

Podcast Episode Transcript: Searching for the holy grail of mental health care

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Hello. This is Gordon Moore, the host of the 3M “Inside Angle” podcast. Today, I am speaking today with Dr. Rebecca Resnik. She’s a licensed psychologist and founder […]