Medicare Updates: It is Not Just PART Anymore

Just when you think you know it, the rules have changed again!  See how the documentation and coding requirements for Medicare have changed again.  Documentation is more than P.A.R.T.  Knowing the documentation and coding requirements will guide you in supporting the care you render to your patients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn documentation guidelines and requirements
  • Identify legal aspects of proper documentation
  • Explain procedures for proper claim form instructions
  • Explain the documentation requirements in P.A.R.T.
  • Give clinical examples to utilize the ABN form properly
  • Determine Function’s role in Medicare
  • Integrate outcome assessment tools to develop treatment goals

Hour One

  • CERT reviews
  • The Medicare “Episode of Care”
  • The Initial Encounter Report in Medicare
  • The Role of “Function” in Medicare
  • Medicare SOAP Note

Hour Two

  • Medicare P.A.R.T. Assessment of the Subluxation
  • Importance of Outcome Assessments
  • The Assessment and Medical Necessity
  • The Medicare Treatment Plan Guidelines
  • Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) Regulations
  • Medicare ICD-10 Coding Guidelines
  • Questions and Answers

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