Early CMS citations at the facilities visited included inaccurate staging and documentation of pressure ulcers; opportunities to understand and classify antipsychotic drugs and inaccurate coding of restraints.
Hospitals - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
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Chicago Manual of Style - Author-Date System
“CMS inspectors may cite the lab director for oversight, so there would actually be two CMS citations, where often we will only cite the specific situation,” Palicki says. Or, as Dr. Carlson puts it, the CMS has more of a tendency to “double bill” on some checklist items. As a result, the Condition for Laboratory Director is a top deficiency in CMS validation inspections.
MLA APA & CMS: Guide to Properly Formatting Academic Writing
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