Medical Necessity

10.2.3 – Medicare Policy Concerning Bed- Confinement states “medical necessity is established when the patient’s condition is such that the use of any other method of transportation is contraindicated”. It goes on to state, “bed-confinement, by itself is neither...

Primary Impression- Fallacies of Documentation

What is an impression? Per the Merriam-Webster dictionary, impression is: the effect or influence that something or someone has on a person’s thoughts or feelings an idea or belief that is usually not clear or certain an appearance or suggestion of something The...