The fallout continues over the recent announcement by UnitedHealthcare (UHC) that it would not use Sepsis-3 when reviewing claims to validate sepsis for payment from providers in the Empire State. New York state law defines sepsis with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria, otherwise known as Sepsis-2.
Reporting on Sepsis-3 during the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays will be broadcast co-host Erica Remer, MD, founder and president of Erica Remer, MD, Incorporated. Dr. Remer will share insights from a targeted sepsis project that should help clarify how your facility should approach sepsis.
Other segments to be featured on the broadcast include: