News and Important Information
Select the title to see a summary and a link to the full article.
September 9th, 2019
Q/A: Is the Functional Rating Index by Evidence-Based Chiropractic Valid?
Published September 9th, 2019|
Question Is the Functional Rating Index, from the Institute of Evidence-Based Chiropractic, valid and acceptable? Or do we have to use Oswestry and NDI? Answer You can use any outcome assessment questionnaire that has been normalized and vetted for the target population and can be scored so you can compare the results from ...
August 6th, 2019
Q/A: What if my Patient Refuses to Fill out the Outcome Assessment Questionnaire?
Published August 6th, 2019|
Question: What if my Medicare patient refuses to fill out the outcome assessment questionnaire? Answer: Inform the patient that Medicare requires that you demonstrate functional improvement in order for them to determine if the care is medically necessary. In other words, they may have to pay for the care out of pocket if ...
June 13th, 2019
What Medical Necessity Tools Does Find-A-Code Offer?
Published June 13th, 2019|
Find-A-Code is a great resource for individuals working in all aspects of healthcare, from providers and ancillary staff to the attorneys and payers who assess and critique the documentation supporting the services performed. When recently asked what tools Find-A-Code has to help support medical necessity, our response was, "We provide many resources ...
April 23rd, 2019
Let's Talk High Risk E/M Services
Published April 23rd, 2019|
Have you ever assigned a high-complexity E/M code (e.g., 99205, 99215, 99223, 99233, 99245, etc.) and wondered if it would stand up to further scrutiny? Well, let’s take a closer look at the requirements for reporting high-level E/M services. Both the American Medical Association and Medicare-published E/M Guidelines agree that a ...
There are more articles. View all articles...
View articles for the current subject by subtopic:
Select the webinar title to view a summary and link to the webinar video.
August 9th, 2018
Pain in the Ass*essment
In this webinar, Dr. Friedman will discuss how the Assessment may be the most misunderstood aspect of our documentation and how we can document it properly and quickly so it shows how the patient is progressing with care.
If you know of a resource that should be included here (links, data, etc.) please contact us.