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Abstract Number: 177

NATIONWIDE COST-ANALYSES OF ENDOVASCULAR CARDIAC VALVE REPLACEMENT: CURRENT ECONOMICAL IMPACT OF COMPLICATIONS IN THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

Background: Endovascular cardiac valve replacement continues to increase in popularity as it becomes more of a standard of care for valve replacements. As the number of ECVR grows each year, complications associated with these procedures [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:58-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on NATIONWIDE COST-ANALYSES OF ENDOVASCULAR CARDIAC VALVE REPLACEMENT: CURRENT ECONOMICAL IMPACT OF COMPLICATIONS IN THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

HM2016 Abstract Number: 379

Improving Capture of Major Comorbidities in Provider Documentation Using an Integrated Template

Background: On October 1, 2007, Medicare changed their payment structure from Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) to Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Group (MS-DRG) based reimbursement. This led institutions to prioritize clinical documentation improvement (CDI) programs in an [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Innovations Abstracts, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on Improving Capture of Major Comorbidities in Provider Documentation Using an Integrated Template