Category: Documentation

Good Documentation Resolutions for 2018

By Kay Ellen Koch, OTR/L, ATP, RESNA fellow, Rehab Clinical and Education Consultant At the beginning of the New Year most of us make resolutions. Whether it is for health, exercise, fiscal or general life improvements, resolutions can be good for us. Resolutions for documentation can be beneficial too. No matter if it is a requirement or

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UPDATE: Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) Pilot

UPDATED: October 6, 2017 In October 2017, the TPE Pilot is now open to all four DME MAC Jurisdictions. Suppliers will be chosen based on the following criteria: Items that pose the greatest financial risk to the Medicare Trust Fund – HCPCS with high national error rates, high dollar equipment, etc. Individual suppliers with high

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Do’s and Don’ts: Amending a signed and dated Legal Document

By: Nancy Conant, Clinical Consultant Are you finding yourself challenged explaining how to properly amend the record to a therapist or practitioner, particularly when the document has been previously signed? DO The proper way to amend a Licensed Certified Medical Professional Specialty Evaluation and Face to Face Mobility Examination is to strictly adhere to CMS’s

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