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A Suicide Prevention Primer

Posted by Michelle Pietsch on Sep 18, 2019 10:35:21 PM

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Part 2 of 2
Cedaron is grateful to guest blogger, Melissa Howard, for sharing this primer. Melissa lost her younger brother to suicide and has turned her grief toward advocacy and community education.

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Topics: Patient Advocacy, #ChoosePT, "Chronic Pain", "BeThe1To", "National Suicide Prevention Month"

#BeThe1To Help

Posted by Michelle Pietsch on Sep 18, 2019 10:33:45 PM

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

Part 1 of 2

Suicide is a growing public health issue. According to the CDC, it is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. Risks are numerous and range from chronic pain and illness, to substance abuse, to prolonged and significant stress.

(Chronic pain and opioid abuse are two reasons the APTA's hashtag -- #ChoosePT -- is so powerful.)

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Topics: Patient Advocacy, #ChoosePT, "Chronic Pain", "BeThe1To", "National Suicide Prevention Month"

CMS finalizes coverage guidelines for TAVR

Posted by Molly Alderete on Aug 30, 2019 10:57:23 AM

CMS on June 21 issued its finalized national coverage determination (NCD) for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)—one that reportedly offers greater flexibility for hospitals and providers.

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Topics: CMS, TAVR

CMS Update: G-Codes are gone! Keep using the KX modifier.

Posted by Michelle Pietsch on Feb 4, 2019 4:15:10 PM

CMDo you provide therapy services to Medicare beneficiaries? G-Codes and severity modifiers are gone, but the KX modifier is still required. CONNECT makes all of this so easy.

 

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Topics: CONNECT Rehab EMR, legislation, Medicare, CMS

Let's talk about deck screws.

Posted by Michelle Pietsch on Oct 23, 2018 11:25:07 AM

It all started when my son began limping.

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Topics: physical therapy, #ChoosePT, Cedaron Stories, National PT Month

Call Your Rep! 4 things you should say to be heard.

Posted by Michelle Pietsch on Sep 28, 2018 8:34:38 PM

So, you have something important to say to your members of congress. Excellent! The message you share and the method you use are both key to your success as an advocate. Message and method make all the difference between being heard-heard...and being sorted by an algorithm into a pile with hundreds of other constituents.

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Topics: Call Your Rep, Patient Advocacy, Telehealth

Telehealth: Are You Doing It?

Posted by Karen Bond on Sep 28, 2018 1:16:58 PM

If you provide rehab therapy services, you probably aren’t providing telehealth for your Medicare patients. And why is that? Because you’re not on the list of providers who are allowed to charge for these services.

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Topics: CONNECT Rehab EMR, APTA, Call Your Rep, Reimbursement, legislation, Patient Advocacy, Telehealth

CIOReview ranks Cedaron among top 10 EMR-EHR providers in 2017

Posted by Karen Bond on Jan 2, 2018 10:02:41 AM

A panel of CEO's, CIO's, venture capital industry analysts and the editorial team at CIOReview names Cedaron Medical as one of the top 10 EMR-EHR solution providers for 2017. 

Cedaron's clients report dramatic rewards after adopting our  CONNECT EHR for physical therapy. On average, they see an 84 percent drop in claim denials and a 23 percent reduction in administrative overhead. Therapists spend an average of 12 percent more time with patients because Cedaron CONNECT ensures their documentation is accurate and defensible.

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Topics: EMR, EHR, Rehabilitation Software

APTA Leader Works to Get Broad PT Participation in Vital New Registry

Posted by Karen Bond on Dec 12, 2017 8:07:08 AM
The team here at Cedaron has worked closely with leaders of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2003, when they selected us as their sole EMR vendor from a field of 80 competitors. Our CONNECT software automatically uploads data to APTA’s Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry. You’ll understand why this is so important after you read this post from APTA CEO Justin Moore. In it, he shares why this new registry is a vital technological leap for the physical therapy profession. 
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Topics: APTA, physical therapy, EMR, software

Cedaron Medical Adds American Heart Association Registry to CardiacCare EMR

Posted by Rob Otto on Dec 7, 2017 3:38:12 PM
Our team at Cedaron Medical is pleased to announce today thatwe are now an authorized vendor for the American Heart Association’s premier registry for acute myocardial infarction, the Get With The Guidelines®-Coronary Artery Disease (GWTG-CAD) registry.
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Topics: EMR, AHA, Registry, patient outcomes, American Heart Assocoation

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