Behavioral health facilities and professionals experience some unique challenges when it comes to handling PHI and patient requests. The following article offers tips for handling those challenges and scenarios to consider.
Q: What is Medicare's criteria for case-by-case approval of an inpatient stay when the patient is not expected to meet the 2-midnight benchmark?
Learn how to resolve friction and boost productivity by aligning coding and CDI.
Use this sample audit template to help prevent instances of prohibited abbreviations in documentation.
Q: How can we encourage our physicians and nonphysician practitioners to better define medical necessity in their documentation?
Unpack two interesting issues regarding the clinical and documentation implications of determining oxygen levels related to respiratory distress.