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Tag: AHRQ

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COVID-19 and quality: What we know and don’t know

August 24th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Although our knowledge of COVID-19 is growing, there is a great deal that we still do not know about this disease and its full effects on the body, both acutely […]

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Webinar: AHRQ PSI v2019 – Impact of changes

With Cheryl Manchenton, RN

What changes were introduced with AHRQ PSI v2019? What do those changes mean for you and your organization? Hear from 3M quality expert Cheryl Manchenton as she explores these crucial […]

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Why PSI-90 matters now

May 23rd, 2018 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

There is a lot of confusion among coders and CDI specialists about the status of PSI-90. I hope to clear up a little of the confusion in this blog post, […]

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Newton’s Third Law and ICD-10: Code changes potentially impacting quality outcomes – Part 2

September 19th, 2016 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

I have to give Sir Isaac Newton and his Third Law of Motion a nod: For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Does this law apply to […]

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“What a Difference A Day Makes”-The coding changes and rules affecting quality

August 24th, 2016 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

I had the pleasure of attending another couple of conferences lately where I heard some whispered statements such as “Did you hear about all the new codes? Who needs this […]

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How can we tell if patient-centered medical homes are working?

February 24th, 2016 / By Paul LaBrec

What is a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)? – According to National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the “patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care […]