Monthly Archives: October 2013

October 28, 2013

New Surgical Admission Rules Medicare (CMS), in an effort to save money, is instituting a number of rule changes in admission definitions for surgical and medical admissions.  Let me address the surgical admissions in this issue. The Hospital is not paid … Continue reading

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October 20, 2013

Patient Keeper (PK) & Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) We noticed a substantial increase in physicians using CPOE for their orders in the last couple of weeks.  I want to thank those of you who are making this work flow … Continue reading

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October 14, 2013

New Physician Reception – Thursday, 5:30 PM   Come and share in welcoming our new CMHS Medical Staff members and enjoy the festivities, including the camaraderie of your colleagues, hors d’oeuvres and drinks.  The reception is held three times yearly … Continue reading

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October 7, 2013

Allscripts User Group (AUG) Meeting – Oct. 9th The AUG 3rd quarter meeting will be this Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013.  The meeting will be held in the CMH Boardroom from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  Those who are unable to … Continue reading

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