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Tag: COVID-19

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Data integrity is more important than ever!

March 30th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Like many of you, I am bunkered down at home with my family. Normally I try to fill my blogs with a bit of humor but instead, like others, I […]

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AI Talk: New normal, mining research, surveillance

March 27th, 2020 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… New Normal – Clinician response to Covid-19 I saw this commentary by Dr. Thomas Lee on NEJM Catalyst. He gives his perspective on the virus as […]

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Averages obscure important information: Who is at the greatest risk of mortality from COVID-19?

March 27th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

During a pandemic, healthcare information is gathered, studied, and published rapidly by scientists, epidemiologists and public health experts without the usual processes of review. Our understanding is rapidly evolving and […]

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Hope in the time of COVID-19

March 25th, 2020 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

My blog posts discuss healthcare compliance issues and normally I focus on CMS, OIG, audits, coding and rules. But at this unusual time, I’m finding it challenging to focus on […]

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COVID-19 and chronic conditions: A look at population health

March 23rd, 2020 / By Steve Delaronde

The extent and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is still emerging. Lack of experience with a novel virus is challenging governments, public health systems, and individuals worldwide.  We have a […]

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AI Talk: COVID-19, telehealth, jobs and simulations

March 20th, 2020 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… COVID-19 and Telehealth Telehealth has been knocking at our doors for almost a decade. Now, it looks like the COVID-19 pandemic is the tipping point making […]

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ACDIS Podcast: Coronavirus update

Learn how COVID-19 is impacting the work of CDI specialists in this ACDIS podcast episode, featuring Julie Salomon, BSN, RN, 3M 360 Encompass chief product owner.

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CDC announces April 1 implementation of ICD-10-CM COVID-19 code

March 18th, 2020 / By Rhonda Butler

March 23 update: CMS has posted a one-page summary document outlining the ICD-10 MS-DRG code assignment and definitions for the new COVID-19 code, effective for discharges on or after April 1, […]

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AI Talk: Vatican, antibiotics, COVID-19 and PI

March 13th, 2020 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week’s AI Talk… Predicting COVID-19 structure I came across this effort on the DeepMind website. DeepMind researchers have been working on predicting protein structures—dubbed the “protein folding problem”—for a […]

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Coding for COVID-19: Latest guidelines, part 2

March 11th, 2020 / By Audrey Howard

This blog was posted March 11, 2020. Read the latest coding guidance here. I have received many questions regarding the coding of COVID-19 and other coronavirus types since the publication […]

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Coding for COVID-19: Latest guidelines

February 26th, 2020 / By Audrey Howard

Since my last blog, the novel coronavirus continues to be a daily top story from all news sources. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared it to be a public […]

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Interoperability planning for COVID-19 surveillance

February 12th, 2020 / By Pam Banning

Wuhan, the capital of Central China’s Hubei province, is under siege. Hundreds of thousands of people are being screened for fever and observable signs of illness at travel junctures. Nearby […]