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National Youth Sports Safety Awareness Month

With approximately 70% of children participating in some type of youth sports according to The Aspen Institute’s Project Play, it’s no surprise that there is an entire month dedicated to raising awareness and education related to sports related safety and injury. According to Project Play, nearly 9 out of 10 parents have concerns about the risk of injury, of which the biggest concern was related to…

Posted on Apr. 22, 2019 in From Our Perspective

Consultant Spotlight: Mary DeMichiel, RHIA, CTR – Quality Manager

Mary serves as a data abstraction subject matter expert, ensuring data accuracy through quality control oversight, while keeping abreast of industry specific data collection rules and specification changes and providing ongoing education to her assigned data abstraction teams. Prior to joining Registry Partners, Mary served as Certified Tumor Registrar for Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY for several years and also served as a study group…

Posted on Apr. 19, 2019 in Consultant Spotlight

April is National Autism Awareness Month

National Autism Awareness Month is celebrated every April and is sponsored by the Autism Society whose goal is to “Celebrate differences for those who see things differently”.   According to the Autism Society, about 1 percent of the world population has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ASD occurs in all racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups but is about 4 times more common among boys than among girls….

Posted on Apr. 15, 2019