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November 12, 2019

SHC Connect: Spiritual Care Team Leads Blessing of the New Stanford Hospital

Members of the Stanford Health Care Spiritual Care team, SHC leaders and staff came together on Monday, November 11 to participate in an inclusive blessing of...

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November 12, 2019

Optum Insider: HEDIS Requirements for Breast Cancer Screening

The National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) includes standard measures that are used to evaluate a health plan’s...

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November 12, 2019

Coding Corner: Smoking Cessation Counseling

Codes 99406-99407 can be used to report smoking and tobacco use counseling provided to the patient for both commercial insurance and Medicare. Two cessation attempts per...

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November 07, 2019

Nominations for the Malinda S. Mitchell Award due on Wednesday, November 13

If your team has initiated a quality or service improvement project that produced extraordinary results and exceeded set targets, this award may be an ideal...

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November 04, 2019

Inside Stanford Medicine: Use of Antibiotics in Newborns Varies Among California Hospitals, Study Finds

Researchers at the School of Medicine and their collaborators found that some hospitals in the state rarely administer antibiotics to newborns, while others give antibiotics...

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November 01, 2019

Message from Dean Minor: State of Stanford Medicine

Dear Colleagues, It was a pleasure to see so many members of the Stanford Medicine community at the State of Stanford Medicine. In-person and online,...

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