CTR Coding Break – SSDI Version 2.0 Clarifications & Updates

The February 2021 Registry Partners CTR Coding Break discusses clarifications and updates with the new SSDI version 2.0. The timing for recording lab tests is now listed as the first criteria within the general instructions. All lab values must be done no earlier than approximately three months before diagnosis and two prostate PSA lab value examples are provided. The new note 3 for the circumferential radial…

Posted on Feb. 25, 2021 in CTR Coding Break

Milestone Monday – Lisa Kofron – 10 Year Anniversary

Lisa Kofron, Associate CTR for Registry Partners, celebrated her 10-Year Anniversary on February 2, 2021. Since joining Registry Partners in 2011, Lisa has been a strong and dedicated team player and consistently “brings her all” which her team greatly appreciates. She said, “I’m actually surprised that I have been with Registry Partners for 10 years; time has flown by. I attribute the quick passage to a…

Posted on Feb. 22, 2021 in News & Events

February is American Heart Month

This month is American Heart Month through the National Heart, Blood and Lung Institute. Both the NIH and American Heart Association have some great resources to help educate Americans on cardiovascular disease and the importance of increasing your physical activity to ward off these diseases and improve your heart health. Below is just a handful of information and resources. Facts about heart disease and women:  Cardiovascular…

Posted on Feb. 18, 2021 in From Our Perspective

Registry Spotlight: Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG)

This month’s registry spotlight is on the Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG) by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) through the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC). Registry Partners’ Surgical Services team can assist facilities and institutions nationwide with their COEMIG data collection efforts. We serve as a complete outsource solution or can augment the facility’s current data collection team to ensure high quality,…

Posted on Feb. 15, 2021 in Spotlight