25 May, 2024
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Tackling Shy Bladder Syndrome: Understanding and Managing Paruresis

Understanding Paruresis Does the thought of using a public restroom fill you with dread? Shy bladder syndrome, or paruresis, is more than a minor inconvenience; it represents a significant performance anxiety disorder affecting countless individuals. An estimated two to seven percent of the population may navigate this challenge, experiencing a spectrum of anxiety levels that […]

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Avoid trauma payment trouble by appropriately managing patient upgrades and downgrades – Trauma System News

The U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently launched a review of Medicare payments for trauma claims. Angie Chisolm, MBA, BSN, RN, CFRN, TCRN One focus of the OIG review is trauma team activation (TTA) payments to hospitals that are not properly designated or verified trauma centers. While this is a genuine concern for the […]