Present on Admission (POA) Toolkit: Training Tools
Present on Admission (POA) training tools provide information on the importance of adding POA indicators to data collection streams and how to collect the information.
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POA Training Tools
This video, produced by Michael Pine and Associates (MPA) with the Minnesota Hospital Association, provides information about the POA indicator, including how to accurately code conditions, examples and case studies of POA coding, why it is important for hospitals to code correctly, and information on a study by Pine and others to assess the accuracy of POA coding in New York hospitals.
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|Internet Citation: Enhancing the Clinical Content of Administrative Data - Present on Admission (POA) Toolkit: Training Tools Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP). November 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/datainnovations/clinicaldata/tktt.jsp.|
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|Last modified 11/9/11|