1. What is the impact of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) payment denial on the healthcare system?
2. What are the implications for our nursing practice related to use of standardized terminology for documentation?
3. How do evidence-based practice guidelines impact patient outcomes and necessitate improved practice care?
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