Vital Sounds Quarterly Newsletter

Quarter 1 | 2021

Registration Now Open for KAMMCO Spring Education Series

Registration for the 2021 KAMMCO Spring Education Webinar Series is now open. The presentations in this series provide an opportunity for busy health care professionals to receive education on issues relevant to today’s…

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KAMMCO’s Online Learning Center: New Year, New Courses

Yolanda Sims, JD, MHAKAMMCO Loss Prevention and Risk Management Advisor KAMMCO’s Med-IQ 2021 online learning courses are clinically relevant, convenient, no-cost and easily accessible. Take a course free from distraction…

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New Resources Highlighted from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts

Connie Christian, MBA, CPHRMKAMMCO Facility Risk Management & Patient Safety Advisor As you may be aware, the Kansas Board of Healing Arts (KSBHA) has been updating its website. This article…

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10 Quick Points to Know about the Proposed Modifications to the HIPAA Privacy Rule

Yolanda Sims, JD, MHAKAMMCO Loss Prevention and Risk Management Advisor  On January 21, 2021, the Federal Register published a rule outlining proposed changes to the Privacy Rule with the Health…

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Litigation Limbo

Jennifer Sherber, JDKAMMCO Vice President of Claims The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has suspended many court functions leaving uncertainty about how the resulting case backlog will be managed once operations return.…

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The Blame Game

Donna Keil, BSN, RNKAMMCO Medical Records Manager & Medical Liability Analyst Why do we blame others? It’s no secret many of us take credit when things go well but blame…

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No-Cost Infection Prevention Learning Series for Outpatient Setting

Enrollment is now open for physician offices, clinics, and other ambulatory settings to participate in a new statewide Infection Prevention Learning Action Network (LAN). This virtual learning series is offered…

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