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Medicare & Medicaid Reimbursement Will Change Wound Care Practices

New reimbursement practices from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is expected to affect the preferred treatment methods for wounds, especially those common in long-term-care settings. The projected switch from a fee-for-service model to a bundled payment system for…

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Don’t Let the Bedsores Bite

Bedsores are the bane of a good health care facility. When a patient lies or sits, they put persistent pressure on body tissue. Pressure exerted for an extended period of time cuts off the oxygen supply to the tissue, slowly…

Categories: Long Term Care, Rehab
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