Medical Records

Why Defense Attorneys Should Care About Duplicate Medical Records

Duplicate records pose issues for defense attorneys because they use…

Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will require SNFs to focus on documentation practices

Providers should expect increased scrutiny of nursing records under PDPM…

Current Opioid Litigation and the Role of Medical Record Reviews

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), from 1999…

Cloning in EHR can lead to fraud, patient harm

Documentation integrity is critical for avoiding fraudulent billing, HIPAA violations,…

3 Ways to Improve Your Billing Process and Avoid Recovery Audits

Recovery auditors typically look for discrepancies in the nursing facility’s…

Are You Using The Correct Terminology For Pressure Injuries?

The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP), a not-for-profit organization…

EMR: Details To Watch For When Extracting Records

Excelas has retrieved more than 600,000 pages of medical records…

Nursing Home Eviction And The Defensible Medical Record
RAC Audits: The Calm Before the Storm

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced…

Who’s Who In Your Medical Records?

A crucial step in any medical review process or analysis…