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Volume 9 Issue 9 - November/December 2015

Tuesday December 15, 2015
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Appropriate response to records requests requires knowledge of the prepayment review process. This article offers guidance to HBOT providers in wound care. The prior authorization project for hyperbaric oxygen... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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The term “compliance” is no longer appropriate to define patient behaviors toward care planning. How can wound care providers determine “adherence” and help patients improve self-care?   Adherence to one’s plan of... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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Wound care providers can avoid the cookie-cutter approach to practice by gaining advanced specialized education. This article will review several options.   In any healthcare environment today, with the blinding... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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When Celeste Bell was declared free of anal cancer a few years ago, she was left with a painful reminder from the more than 30 radiation and chemotherapy treatments that cured her: a large, open wound (measuring 4... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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Indocyanine green fluorescence vascular angiography (FVA, or ICG imaging) provides a dynamic view of tissue perfusion at the microvascular level. FVA is employed intraoperatively in myriad surgical disciplines,1 in... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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Information regarding coding, coverage, and payment is provided as a service to our readers. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information. However, HMP Communications and the authors do not... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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“What experience and history teach is this — that nations and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted upon any lessons they might have drawn from it.” - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel,... continue reading
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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The United States’ healthcare “fee for service” payment system is rapidly transitioning away from one based on volume to one that is determined by “value” and links costs to improved patient outcomes. The problem... continue reading