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HMP Global, 70 E. Swedesford Rd Suite 100, Malvern PA 19355
Volume 9 Issue 1
Facility in Focus: Leading Healthcare’s Great Transition At Kindred Healthcare
Joe Darrah |
Through its joining of a new ACO, Kindred Healthcare’s outpatient wound clinic is among those players helping the industry set valuable standards.
Supporting Smoking Cessation in the Wound Clinic
Abimbola Farinde, PhD, PharmD |
All wound care providers are aware of the effects of nicotine on wound healing and diabetes, but do you know how you can help your patients effectively change their habits?
TWC News Update: Special Report: Diabetes Care
Notre Dame Receives Funding for Wound Repair Officials with the American Diabetes Association (ADA) have announced a $1.6 million Accelerator Award to a research professor at the University of Notre Dame (ND) to focus on the “Strategy to…
ICD-10-CM: Wound Care Documentation Case Study: Diabetic Conditions
Compiled by Donna J. Cartwright, MPA, RHIA, CCS, RAC, FAHIMA |
As an additional ICD-10-CM preparation tool, throughout 2015 Today’s Wound Clinic will provide sample cases demonstrating the principles conveyed over the past year.
The Evolving Approach to Biofilm in Wound Care Settings
Jennifer Hurlow, GNP-BC, CWOCN |
Clinicians should focus more targeted efforts toward combating chronic, biofilm-related infections and paying more attention to their impact on patients and our collective health system.
Effectively Offloading DFUs When Patients Experience Financial Challenges
Christina Le, LVN, WCC |
Wound care providers must consider treatment alternatives that go beyond clinical considerations when establishing care plans.
Writing Patient Compliance Contracts for Wound Care & Diabetes Treatments
Catherine Rogers, DNP, APRN, BC, CWCN, CWS |
Assuming that patients will fully follow their care plans is not the safest approach. Writing care contracts may help improve healing and reduce caregiver stress.
Update on Quality Reporting & Data Registries for 2015
Caroline E. Fife, MD, CWS, FUHM |
As the “penalty phase” of quality measures becomes reality, wound care providers must know how to properly report, including data for DFUs.
Business Briefs: Playing Musical Chairs With CTPs in 2015
Kathleen D. Schaum, MS |
Kathleen D. Schaum, MS answers readers’ questions about charge description masters and CTPs.
From the Editor: Preparing for a Quality-Based Payment System
Caroline Fife, MD, FAAFP, CWS |
The discussion about value-based payment is no longer theoretical. Within three years more than half of Medicare payments will be value-based – are you prepared?
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