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Tag: emergency department

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Ending the horrible loop of super utilization: A breakthrough approach to care management

October 14, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Emergency departments provide an essential role in the health care ecosystem, but a significant proportion of visits to the emergency department are for care that might have been delivered in […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Super utilizers: A breakthrough approach to care management

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Welcome to the 3M Inside Angle podcast. This is your host Dr. Gordon Moore, and with me today is Dr. Jason Greenspan. He is a emergency medicine physician […]

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One health system’s approach to the opioid crisis is paying off

July 22, 2019 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

What can health systems do to combat the opioid crisis? This is the kind of question that fascinates me as I think about how we can improve healthcare outcomes through […]

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National guideline changes for ED E/M coding due by 2022

March 18, 2019 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

According to a March 7, 2019 article in Modern Healthcare, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) has decided to recommend that HHS revisit the national ED coding rules by 2022, citing […]

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Only 3% of ED visits are avoidable? Maybe only when using the most restrictive of definitions

September 29, 2017 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

We have lots of opportunities to improve primary care access so that people have a viable alternative to an ED visit for non-emergent care. As anyone who has ever worked […]

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Case Study: Practice administrator On Demand Solutions, Inc.

Practice administrator On Demand Solutions struggled with coding processes involving multiple systems comprised of paper and computers. Learn more about their solution.