Avatars in LTC to open doors
Timothy Bickmore, Ph.D.
A Tennessee skilled nursing facility plans to fight back against a jury's $30 million verdict in a lawsuit alleging negligence and medical malpractice that led to a resident's death.
A 12-month grace period meant to ease providers' transition to Medicare ICD-10 will officially come to a close on Oct. 1, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Officials said last week.
Most patients with sepsis have recently been treated in a healthcare facility, and many clinicians are missing the signs, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.