The Security Ledger has an exclusive story well worth checking out: A global federation of labs will test the security of medical devices, according to an announcement on Monday by a consortium of healthcare industry firms, universities and technology firms.
The following draft Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) will be published for review and comment for the following contract numbers: 01112 (NCA), 01182 (SCA), 01212 (AS, GU, HI, NMI) and 01312 (NV), on the Noridian website and CMS Medicare Coverage Database (MCD) for Open Public Meetings occurring on June 1, 2017. Draft LCD's in BOLD are currently available. others will be published as they become available.
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During a recent Compliance Officers meeting CGS Part B Medical Director, Dr. Earl Berman, was approached with a question about signature timeliness guidelines for electronic medical records. Based on this discussion the Kentucky Medical Association recently published an article referencing CGS’ CMD’s response to a two day signature requirement for electronic medical records.
What does person and family engagement mean? We view this as patients and families being part of the health care team by working collaboratively with their doctor or other health care professional to be active partners when making decisions about their health.