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Documenting for Cycle Ergometry

As therapists we utilize a variety of treatment techniques and interventions to achieve the goals established for our patients.

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2018 Medicare Part B Therapy Cap Information

For the last 20 years, it has been a whirlwind regarding the future of the therapy cap. Since 1997, under the Balanced Budget Act (BBA), Congress placed an annual cap on therapy services under

How To Document Co-Treatment

Co-treatment may be appropriate when 2 clinicians from different professional disciplines can effectively address their treatment goals while the patient is engaged in a single therapy session, in order to meet that patient’s specific clinical

Point of Service Documentation

As therapists, when we hear the phrase “point of service” documentation we tend to think about the daily note that pertains to the treatment that we are providing between the time we clock in with

Grassroots Efforts on the Therapy Cap

We wanted to share with you the grassroots campaign within RehabCare regarding the therapy caps. We believe that the cap should be repealed in order to provide the highest level of care for our

CMS Releases Resources for PPS and New LTC Survey Process

Medicare-Required SNF PPS Assessments Educational Tool — Revised

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Treatment/Documentation on Day of Evaluation

Daily Treatment Note narratives are not a Medicare required document.

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Documentation Requirements: When Plan of Care Frequency is NOT Met (For Medicare A and Med A like Payers)

Definition of Frequency: Frequency refers to the number of times in a week the type of treatment is provided.

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CMS Releases Message Re Therapy Caps FNL

CMS is committed to implementing the Medicare program in accordance with all applicable
laws and regulations, including timely claims processing.

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Year in Review: The Best of 2017 Fast Fact Fridays

As you know 2017 was an extremely busy year with renewed focus on Documentation quality by government contractors, outside auditors and clients in addition to our ongoing focus on Quality care and documentation.

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