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Understanding national coverage policies. Navigating the maze of HACs, serious reportable events, and wrong surgical sites.

Cook J, D'Amato C, Garrett G, et al. Understanding national coverage policies. Navigating the maze of HACs, serious reportable events, and wrong surgical sites. J AHIMA. 2009;80(6):62-4; quiz 67-8.

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August 19, 2009
Cook J, D'Amato C, Garrett G, et al. J AHIMA. 2009;80(6):62-4; quiz 67-8.

The authors explain reporting and coding requirements for various types of sentinel event data and describe how these affect coverage.

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Cook J, D'Amato C, Garrett G, et al. Understanding national coverage policies. Navigating the maze of HACs, serious reportable events, and wrong surgical sites. J AHIMA. 2009;80(6):62-4; quiz 67-8.