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Here's a guide to the sometimes confusing documentation requirements for consultations.
Our forms can make documentation faster, easier and more accurate while providing decision support and coding help. What more do you want for nothing?
Reviewing the rules and examining your coding practices can decrease denials and help you get paid.
Protect yourself with these tips from a family physician who has successfully defended his care and that of other physicians.
A voice-recognition system can automatically insert the correct ICD-9 codes into your dictated note.
Use this worksheet to quickly assess whether you can code a 99214.
You can use your word processing program to create notes almost instantly – even if you’re not a great typist.
This article will describe how to bill for and document care plan oversight, balancing it as a billing opportunity and a compliance risk. It will include a form for documenting CPO.
The article explains the merits of dictating notes in the exam room with the patient present, as a way to increase efficiency and improve patient care.
The article describes an encounter form that can improve documentation of visits for patients with cold symptoms and reduce the amount of time spent documenting, which sometimes can take longer than the visit itself.