Posts Tagged ‘Preferred Talk April 2014’

ICD-10 Compliance

Monday, April 28th, 2014

William R. Pupkis, CMPE, Healthcare Consultant
ICD-10-ComplianceThe tenth revision of the International Classification of Disease (ICD-10) is a medical classification list by the World Health Organization (WHO). It codes for diseases, signs and symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances, and external causes of injury or disease. (more…)

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Are You Practicing Illegal Job Discrimination?

Monday, April 28th, 2014

William R. Pupkis, CMPE, Healthcare Consultant

Take this survey to see where you stand.  As an employer, you:

Can refuse to hire single men or women who have small children at home
Can generally obtain and use an applicant’s arrest record as the basis for non-employment
Can refuse to hire women to work at night in order to protect them
May require all pregnant employees to take a leave of absence at a specific time before their delivery date
Need not attempt to adjust a work schedule to permit an employee time off for a religious observance
Only disobey the Equal Employment Opportunity Act when you are acting intentionally or with ill motive

Job-dscrrmntnThe answers to all of the above statements are false.  (more…)

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