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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 9:16am

It’s amazing how keeping people out of hospitals and getting crooks into jail can travel along similar paths. The other day, healthcare futurist Joe Flower reflected on the important forces driving the biggest change in healthcare in anyone’s memory --- demographics, economics and technology.


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Monday, January 13, 2014 - 4:03pm

Jason Liao continues the philanthropic work of the late H. Marcus and Marjorie E. Radin. Humbled by this opportunity, Liao carries on the legacy of his parents and hopes others in the community will be as inspired as he is by their example.


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Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 5:50pm

In early November last year, we kicked off a Medical Surgical Services (MED Surg) Holiday Employee Giving Campaign in an effort aimed at directly supporting the ongoing operations of Terry’s House!

The challenge was accepted and over the past several weeks our MED Surg units have work together with the help of their dedicated administrative support team, to reach a goal set at $20,000.00 for the holiday season! Pretty impressive, isn't it?


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Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 5:13pm

Today is our 3rd Anniversary!!! Can you believe it?!


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Friday, January 10, 2014 - 3:25pm

...that's in essence what the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is all about.

You may have been hearing the buzz about transitioning the codes that hospitals and physicians use to bill, from "ICD-9" to "ICD-10"...whoa, did they think of everything...

Many moons ago, the World Health Organization (WHO) developed a system for coding and billing. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), uses the system to determine payments.