Revised CMS Guidance on Documentation Urges Physicians to Use Complete Sentences

LeGros, Nancy
October 2002
Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q4, p1
The article presents information on the changes added by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to the provisions governing documentation of services furnished by teaching physicians with the involvement of residents. The revisions clarify that a teaching physician is not required to repeat documentation provided by a resident before.


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