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 EPCEpisode Procedure Category
A mutually exclusive categorization of a patient's... (more)
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2017/10/25 15:38 
 DSGDiagnostic Sub-Group
A detailed category assigned to each patient condi... (more)
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2017/10/25 15:19 
 MDCMajor Diagnostic Category
Formed by dividing all possible principal diagnose... (more)
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2017/10/25 15:14 
 EDCEpisode Diagnosis Category
A mid-level category assigned to each patient cond... (more)
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2017/10/25 15:08 
 PCDPrimary Chronic Disease
Identifies chronic conditions in 3M's Clinical Ris... (more)
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2017/10/25 15:01 
 CRGClinical Risk Group
A classification provided via 3M's Clinical Risk G... (more)
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2017/10/25 14:53 
 ACRGAggregated CRG
An aggregated reporting group of CRGs in 3M's Clin... (more)
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2017/10/25 14:52 
 340B340B Drug Discount Program
A US federal government program created in 1992 th... (more)
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2017/10/25 14:32 
 NIRSNear-Infrared Spectroscopy
A spectroscopic method that uses the near-infrared... (more)
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2017/10/25 13:23 
 LDLabor & Delivery
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2017/09/21 09:39 
 DCIDistressed Communities Index
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2017/05/01 02:57 
 PCCCPatient Centered Connected Care
An NCQA recognition which focuses on an Urgent Car... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:48 
 PCMHPatient Centered Medical Home
An NCQA recognition which focuses on improving car... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:46 
 PCSPPatient Centered Specialty Practice
An NCQA recognition which focuses on streamlined r... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:42 
 HEDISHealthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set
The NCQA's set of standardized measures that speci... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:39 
 WHPWellness & Health Promotion
An NCQA accreditation program for organizations th... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:32 
 NCQANational Committee for Quality Assurance
Established in 1990 and works to improve health ca... (more)
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2017/03/28 09:07 
 D&CDilation and Curettage
A surgical procedure often performed after a first... (more)
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2017/01/30 11:44 
 SECSecurities Exchange Commission
An agency of the US government which holds primary... (more)
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2017/01/30 11:37 
 PTOPaid Time Off
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2017/01/30 11:33 

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