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  • Centers
  • Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Los Angeles) said he plans to introduce legislation soon requiring hospitals to report CRE cases to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (latimes.com)
  • All applicable claims involving a Medicare beneficiary when there is a settlement, judgment, award or other payment, must be reported to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). (aapc.com)
  • The Minnesota Department of Health and MHA produce an annual report of adverse events in Minnesota hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and regional treatment centers. (mnhospitals.org)
  • Rule
  • The final rule requires reporting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from all sectors of the economy. (gao.gov)
  • Specifically, the rule requires the reporting of the GHG emissions that could result from the combustion or use of fossil fuel or industrial gas that is produced or imported from upstream sources such as fuel suppliers, as well as reporting of GHG emissions directly emitted from facilities (downstream sources) through their processes and/or from fuel combustion, as appropriate. (gao.gov)
  • The rule also establishes appropriate thresholds and frequency for reporting. (gao.gov)
  • If you have any questions about this report or wish to contact GAO officials responsible for the evaluation work relating to the subject matter of the rule, please contact Shirley A. Jones, Assistant General Counsel, at (202) 512-8156. (gao.gov)
  • Procedures
  • While federal law broadly defines abuse of children and dependent adults, each state is charged with refining and specifying what constitutes abuse, defining the terms for abuse, determining who is considered a mandatory reporter, and outlining report and investigation procedures. (continuingeducation.com)
  • The Iowa Department of Human Services (IDHS) defines what constitutes abuse and outlines its assessment and investigation procedures for these reports. (continuingeducation.com)
  • made
  • Worthy of noting: making a call to a hotline is one for which the caller cannot be successfully sued, unless the call was made in malice and with knowledge that the report was false. (moumethodist.org)
  • However, because of more in-depth news reporting, an investigator for a local television station made the claim that pharmacists deal with mistakes in "secrecy" and recommended that prescription errors reporting be mandated. (bioethics.net)
  • In an earlier dispensing errors study in California and Oregon, author Andrea Rock reported that each pharmacy made an average of 324 dispensing mistakes every year: almost one per day! (bioethics.net)
  • Associate Professor Paul Johnson, Deputy Director of the Infectious Diseases Department at Austin Health in Melbourne, and his co-authors report on a program that made health care-related Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia a quality indicator at Austin Health. (medindia.net)
  • Of 819 mandatory notifications made during the study period, 501 (62%) related to perceived departures from accepted professional standards, mostly standards of clinical care. (mja.com.au)
  • The old law simply says that a report should be made and "urges" professionals to report within 24 hours. (criminal-lawyer-colorado.com)
  • 2018
  • This curriculum is approved by the Iowa Department of Public Health and considered an approved abuse education curriculum to be used as a training tool for Combination mandatory reporter training (course approval #4033 for 9/26/2018 to 9/26/2021). (continuingeducation.com)
  • entities
  • CSAs are individuals responsible for providing options and resources in support of alleged crime victims, while concurrently reporting crime information to the correct university entities in a timely manner. (k-state.edu)
  • All GHP responsible reporting entities (RREs) (except HRA RREs) had until Oct. 1 to submit their first Section 111 production files. (aapc.com)
  • The amendments, codified at 42 U.S.C. ยง 1395 y(b)(8), require liability insurers ( which are defined to include self-insured entities ) to report payments related to bodily injuries incurred by Medicare beneficiaries. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) required all Responsible Reporting Entities (RREs) to register with the agency for reporting purposes by Wednesday, September 30. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • The registration process is not complex, but decisions regarding the method in which the RRE will report (directly or through a TPA) and which entity shall be the RRE in a business that has one or more subsidiaries or related entities need to be resolved. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • risks
  • Now outbreaks across the nation have prompted calls for mandatory reporting to stem the spread of CRE and to make the public more aware of the risks. (latimes.com)
  • MONTREAL (Reuters) - Malaysia, which suffered two commercial air disasters last year after one jet disappeared and another was shot down over Ukraine, said on Monday the United Nations must make reporting of risks to airlines over conflict zones mandatory. (reuters.com)
  • require
  • Officials already require reporting of MRSA, or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and Clostridium difficile, a bacterium that can cause deadly bouts of diarrhea. (latimes.com)
  • Meanwhile the FDA may update its Mammography Quality Standard Act (MQSA ) program to require reporting of breast density to women. (forbes.com)
  • This may be the first attempt by a US state board of pharmacy to require dispensing error reporting. (bioethics.net)
  • incidence
  • A cancer registry mandated under the National Cancer Act of 1971 to operate and maintain a population-based cancer reporting system, reporting periodically estimates of cancer incidence and mortality in the United States. (bioportfolio.com)
  • system
  • However, about six years ago, the Canadian province of Nova Scotia instituted a required reporting system that has resulted in over 20,000 reports of errors and "near-misses" each year. (bioethics.net)
  • GHPs had until Jan. 1, 2009 to implement a system of reporting. (aapc.com)
  • Failure to register by the deadline could mean a failure to report because the system has not been established in the requisite time and reporting deadlines could be missed as a result. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • Officials
  • Under state law, officials including school employees, firefighters and police, and doctors and other medical staff are required to report any abuse they discover or hear about. (therepublic.com)
  • legal
  • Legal regimes in other countries, including New Zealand, 5 the United States 3 , 6 and Canada, 7 mandate reports about impaired peers in certain circumstances. (mja.com.au)
  • Our response to the government consultation is submitted in light of cases we have worked on, in which a legal obligation of mandatory reporting would have led to earlier detection that would have spared many of our clients the traumatic abuse that they endured. (slatergordon.co.uk)
  • A 12-week review, to begin shortly, will examine the "advisability, risk, nature and scope" of any legal reporting duty, including which forms of abuse it should apply to and what organisations and individuals would be bound by it. (bbc.co.uk)
  • CMS has specific rules regarding which legal entity may register and report for a multi-corporate structure. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • Medicare
  • Earlier this year, Claims asked Kathy Donovan, senior compliance counsel for Insurance Compliance Solutions at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, about Medicare reporting and what insurers will need to do to stay compliant. (aapc.com)
  • infections
  • It's important to know what's out there, because these are serious infections," said Peter Mendel, a researcher and expert on infection reporting at Rand Corp., a Santa Monica think tank. (latimes.com)
  • Mandatory reporting should be introduced to ensure all health care facilities start collecting and acting on data about SAB infections," Prof Collignon said. (medindia.net)
  • make
  • Anybody who willfully fails to make a report shall be fined up to $10,000, and, if an individual, may be imprisoned for up to one year. (lexology.com)
  • The move was announced in the House of Lords as peers urged changes to the law to make failing to report known or suspected abuse a criminal offence. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The purpose of the task force is to study, make recommendations, and report on various issues related to at-risk elderly adults. (criminal-lawyer-colorado.com)
  • Rules
  • The proposal was set to add a clause to mandatory abuse reporting rules in the state: in its original form, it proposed exempting sexual intercourse between minors, provided neither party was coerced or forced into the act, the age difference between the two parties was three years or less, and the parties fell within a specified age range. (therepublic.com)
  • state
  • With this act, Michigan became the 21st state to enact legislation on mandatory reporting of breast density found in breast cancer screening. (forbes.com)
  • Following the widely-reported 2014 case of a Cincinnati pharmacist incorrectly filling a prescription which led to a serious patient injury, the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy is now poised to promulgate a new regulation requiring pharmacists to report errors and to the board. (bioethics.net)
  • However, if a mandatory reporting law is passed in your state, this may be the opportunity for you to finally get more attention from your leadership. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
  • The so-called "mandatory reporting" law in Washington state is quite clear, he says. (pugetsoundblogs.com)
  • Pennsylvania's Attorney General commented that Coach Paterno fulfilled his obligation to report under Pennsylvania state law. (pugetsoundblogs.com)
  • If we can take a positive from the events at Penn State it should be that it is never too late to report suspected abuse. (pugetsoundblogs.com)
  • liability
  • In addition to facing criminal prosecution, failure to report could result in exposing the church or Conference to civil liability claims. (moumethodist.org)
  • In a 1998 report, a national pharmacist liability carrier provided information to authors Walter Fitzgerald and Dennis Wilson that 85% of its claims resulted from "mechanical errors," including dispensing the wrong drug or dose, or labeling the prescription incorrectly. (bioethics.net)
  • Mandatory reporting is not an admission of liability. (australianfranchises.com.au)
  • health
  • The MHA Patient Safety Registry Advisory Council works with the Department of Health to address questions about definitions related to the adverse health event reporting law. (mnhospitals.org)
  • Mandatory Reporting of Health Professional Incompetence and Incapacity: Is it Time to Adopt the Australian Regime? (bioportfolio.com)
  • After concerted pressure from the AMA across the country to repeal mandatory reporting legislation, Ministers at the COAG Health Council meeting last Friday agreed to pursue a national approach to supporting the mental health of health professionals including progressing reform of mandatory reporting. (ama.com.au)
  • Subjects
  • After gathering necessary information from observations, interviews and documentation, and after assessing the credibility of subjects of the report, collateral contacts and information, DHS must determine whether or not abuse occurred. (pcaiowa.org)
  • victims
  • It is our belief that, though this may initially lead to an early increase in reporting, the benefits to victims of abuse will outweigh any potential disadvantages. (slatergordon.co.uk)
  • proposal
  • Last month, Reuters reported that the United States would back the ICAO proposal on flight safety over conflict zones. (reuters.com)
  • improved safety
  • It will remain unclear for some time as to whether any new approach involving mandating that pharmacists report dispensing mistakes will have a positive impact on improved safety. (bioethics.net)
  • Data
  • Vehicle and engine manufacturers are also required to report emissions rate data on the heavy-duty and off-road engines they produce. (gao.gov)
  • Although Australia's mandatory reporting regime is in its infancy, our data suggest that some of the adverse effects and manifest benefits forecast by critics and supporters, respectively, have not materialised. (mja.com.au)
  • The first official reports to CMS are scheduled for the quarter beginning April 1, 2010, during a seven-day window provided after an RRE registers and confirms registration through the submission of test data. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • event
  • Any reportable event that took place prior to November 26, 2014, will have to be reported by January 12, 2015. (lexology.com)