New Office of Inspector General Booklet: A Roadmap for New Physicians: Avoiding Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse
EPIC Update: New Documentation Rules: The Medical Staff Bylaws now require all physicians to utilize the electronic medical record for all patient care documentation. We have written a summary of the EMR requirements that have been incorporated into the Rules and Regulations Manual.
2016 Physician Recognition Award Nominations
The Medical Staff Recognition Committee is accepting nominees for the 2016 Career Contribution Award, Golden Stethoscope Award and Art of Medicine Award. The recipients of these awards will be recognized at the October 5 Awards event. Download the guidelines and nomination form. Please send nominations to the Medical Staff Office by March 31 via fax (614) 722-6761 or email Karen.Allen@NationwideChildrens.org.
Medical Staff PALS Certification
THIS IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT IS FOR YOU IF:
Your PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) Certification has expired
Your PALS Certification will expire any time this year
You must obtain PALS Certification/Recertification in order to obtain or maintain Sedation Privileges.
You must register EARLY to avoid being closed out. If your card has already expired you may have to repeat the 2-day course. Please don't let your certification expire!
Health Provider Update
Read the Health Provider Update about the recent outbreak provided by Columbus Public Health and the Franklin County Board of Health.