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EDITOR’S NOTE: Abigail (not her real name) is a hospice nurse in San Diego. Her cousin, who she references herein, is a Chinese citizen and a resident of Suzhou, a major city located in southeastern Jiangsu Province of East China, and he contributed to this article by describing Quick Response…
EDITOR’S NOTE: Hannah is the granddaughter of Holly Louie. Holly is the compliance officer for PMI and is a longtime ICD10monitor correspondent and a frequent stand-in co-host on Talk Ten Tuesdays with Chuck Buck. Due to the pandemic, many things in my life have changed. I am a competitive horse rider…
EDITOR’S NOTE: Dalton Lambert is a recent graduate of Liberty University in Virginia, where he studied Business Administration and Biomedical Science. Lambert is currently enrolled in the Medical Sales College and plans on pursuing a career in healthcare/medical device sales upon graduation in July. Additionally, Lambert serves as an intern for…
EDITOR’S NOTE: Drew Hill is a 15-year-old sophomore at Forsyth Central High School in Georgia. Drew is a student-athlete on the Junior Varsity Lady Dawgs lacrosse team. She is also a member of the FCHS DECA competition team. On Sundays, she leads a group of sixth-grade girls in Transit, the middle…
EDITOR’S NOTE: Lauren Pekari is a 16-year-old sophomore at Forsyth Central High School in Georgia. Lauren is an active member of the FCHS Deca Chapter and was most recently selected to serve as their VP of Marketing for the 2020/2021 school year. Lauren was named Student of the Year in…
While the introduction of new COVID-19 reimbursement rules and regulations have brought on their share of confusion, there is one certainty healthcare organizations can bank on: oversight of incentive dollars will be a regulatory priority. In fact, federal watchdogs are not wasting any time, as reports suggest monitoring of billing…
We rarely mention a specific client by name in our reports, however, we feel that the model represented here is one that IRFs should consider in dealing with the current Public Health Emergency and those that we may face in the future.  The information presented here is provided with the…
Challenges for pediatric populations amid COVID-19. The news is flush with attention to the social determinants of health (SDoH) and social determinants of mental health (SDoMH). COVID-19 has only amplified society’s health disparities, which will translate to greater funding needs to bridge care gaps and enhance outcomes. The pediatric population…