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Hypertension guidelines lead to vigorous debate

rehab. Rehab medicine specialists advise that early referral is usually better, since patients' functional status tends to decline over time. ... Physical rehab can also be of great benefit for neurological conditions and back pain, in the latter case
April 2014

Massage therapy relieves chronic back pain

The Group Health Research Institute of Seattle, Washington has published a study in Annals of Internal Medicine that showed massage therap...
July 2021

QD: News Every Day--Knee meniscus surgery, therapy have similar outcomes

Patients with a meniscal tear and knee osteoarthritis had no significant differences in functional improvement at six months whether they un...
July 2021

Managing pain in primary care: moving beyond the rock and the hard place

and linkages to physical rehabilitation and psychological support services.
July 2021

Why primary care is the future of health care

In addition, as more care is being delivered in the outpatient setting, there is an increase in other health care providers (home care, rehabilitation, physical therapy, etc.) involved in a single
July 2021

Educators can help with trainees' depression This issue covers topics such as depression in medical residency, guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis, and rehabilitation for knee pain.
April 2016

The 96-hour rule and other ridiculous requirements in payments to small hospitals

In order to be critical access, a hospital must have 25 or fewer beds, though it can also have separate units for rehabilitation or psychiatric services, at 10 beds each.
July 2021

Differences between real and fake patients create multiple choices for care

Insurance compatibility. Most patients require services that go beyond hospital discharge, such as home IV antibiotics or short-term rehabilitation stays after hospitalization to recover.
July 2021

Claims coding edits target improper payments, errors

As another example, CMS accepted the recommendation from ACP that the edits bundling pulmonary rehabilitation code G0424 with several cardiac rehabilitation codes (93797, 93798, G0422, and G0423) allow use of CCI ... modifiers. So, when a physician
September 2010

What to do with ancient people

days. If rehabilitative care is necessary for longer, Medicare will pay a portion of nursing home costs up to a lifetime maximum of 100 days.
July 2021

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