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CMS issues additional change to CoPs that could affect HOPDs

CMS issues additional change to CoPs that could affect HOPDs Published: July 05 2016 Subject Matter: Article | Topics: Codes and standards The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is making a correction to its earlier rule, which was published in May and outlined new Conditions of Participation that adopted the 2012 editions ofContinue reading…

Hospitals have until November to prepare for new CMS rule

The Joint Commission says hospitals will have until November to prepare for new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements. CMS will begin surveying health care facilities on its new Conditions of Participation (CoPs) on November 7, 2016, after the CoP effective date of July 5. Beginning November 7, facilities will need to complyContinue reading…

ASHE celebrates our local award recipients at the Annual Conference

The American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association recognizes outstanding members for their dedication to improving the physical healthcare environment. Awards were presented during its 51st Annual ASHE Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Mike Mattox, former TSHE Secretary, received the designation of Senior ASHE member (SASHE) at the ASHE Annual Conference. SeniorContinue reading…

TSHE at the ASHE Annual Conference

Our group from the ASHE 2014 Annual Conference in Chicago!  Hospital and Vendor members were represented from our local TSHE chapter- what a great event!