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Highlights of the CMS Regulation Changes for 2019

CMS has made many changes to the regulations which went into effect January 1, 2019. Below are the changes that will need to be implemented in order to remain in compliance with CMS.

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Choose Wisely® Campaign

Choosing Wisely® is an initiative of the ABIM Foundation (American Board of Internal Medicine) to help providers and patients engage in conversations that support smart and effective care choices.

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Candy Canes – A Christmas Tradition and Much More!

According to CandyHistory.net, candy canes were originally created over 350 years ago.

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Managed Care Documentation: Abbreviated Documents

Due to differences between Medicare and Managed Care documentation requirements, we are providing a new documentation option for select payers within SMART eDoc.

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What Thanksgiving and Rehab Have in Common: Teamwork!

A cornerstone of success in our rehabilitation programs is teamwork.

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Veterans Day 2018

Veterans Day is intended to thank all those who honorably served in the military – in war time or peace time.

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Components of a Comprehensive Evaluation and 10/1 Updates

Components of a Comprehensive Evaluation

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Proper Positioning: Part 4

Therapy goals must be related to the patient’s disability/dysfunction and prognosis. Appropriate goal development drives the treatment plan and supports medical necessity of the care that is provided.

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Proper Positioning: Part 3

In coding treatment diagnosis, use the code which relates to the diagnosis for which therapy services are provided.

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CMS Announces 2019 Medicare Parts A & B Premiums and Deductibles

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the 2019 premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts for Medicare Parts A and B.

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