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Offering one’s sense of self in exchange for the approval linked with conformity to the agreed-upon beliefs of any given group encourages paralysis of creativity among individuals and discourages growth within the groups to which we pledge fealty. 52 more words


Predict and Identify Risk

Let’s do it!

Let’s identify risk.

Risk identification is a step by step process.   As I had said in my earlier post risk is an output… 220 more words

Risk Management

Medicaid Services Unit: The NorthSTAR program will be ending on December 31, 2016-

via Medicaid Services Unit: NorthSTAR – Mental Health and Substance Abuse (MHSA) Division

This is important because in the NorthSTAR program did not cover ambulance transportation, when the beneficiaries are switched over to a MCO plan, ambulance benefits should follow the general medical necessity rules.  219 more words


Analyzing the Cost/Benefit of Outsourcing Healthcare Accounts Receivable

Have you checked out the September edition of the healthcare-specific newsletter, Healing Healthcare Revenue?

Each month will include a featured blog post, compliance tips from a CBE leader and latest healthcare news. 27 more words


False Imprisonment: A Legal Cause of Action

By: Betty Frandsen, MHA, RN, NHA, CDONA, FACDONA, C-NE, IP-BC and
Kimberly A. Keeman, B.S.

Out of all the possible legal issues you may encounter or witness when working in a long term care facility; false imprisonment is one of the harder issues for the nursing staff to understand. 638 more words


Negligence in Long Term Care: Avoiding Potential Liability

By: Betty Frandsen, MHA, RN, NHA, CDONA, FACDONA, C-NE, IP-BC and
Kimberly A. Keeman, B.S.

Certified nursing assistants (CNAs) play a vital role in the delivery of healthcare to patients and residents. 414 more words


EPA Webinar Covers Latest Competitive Awards for Small Systems Assistance

On September 21, EPA OGWDW hosted a webinar for state drinking water program staff involved with the training and technical assistance grant competitive award program.  Successful awardees from the FY 15 competition – RCAP, NRWA, and EFCN – each described their program and proposed approach for this effort that encompasses small system drinking water compliance assistance, financial and managerial assistance, and assistance for private well owners.  89 more words

Capacity Development