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Sandeep Wadhwa and Shannon GarrisonSandeep Wadhwa and Shannon Garrison

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Maternal morbidity opportunities for improvement

Oct. 17, 2022 / By Sandeep Wadhwa, MD, MBA, Shannon Garrison, MBA, MJ

It is widely recognized that the U.S. experiences more deaths per pregnant mother than seems reasonable for a wealthy country with an advanced health system. In fact, there are 17.4 […]

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Why CMS needs to get the hospital-acquired complication policy right

May 18, 2016 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

In our March blog, we highlighted some of the challenges with the CMS Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP). In that blog, we alluded to similar design flaws that are present […]

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What you don’t know might hurt you…the potential negative impact of CDI programs on quality outcomes data

Oct. 12, 2015 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

We’ve all heard the phrase…”what you don’t know won’t hurt you.” That might be true in some settings, but in the world of documentation improvement this is definitely not the […]