What if you had the actual playbook and knew exactly what Medicare required for chiropractic documentation?
The Medicare Playbook provides both Chiropractors and Chiropractic Assistants with the specific playbook of knowledge related to the information and interpretation that the Medicare Administrative Contractors clinical reviewers use to determine medical necessity of chiropractic records. By applying the very simple and understandable procedures outlined in this 3-part series, Chiropractors will have greater success in managing Medicare cases.
Documentation for each subsequent visit - are you completing all requirements to make sure this is meeting the Medicare standards? Do you have the bases covered in your documentation to prove your care relates to the initial diagnosis - and are you showing what reviewers are looking for in your notes? The answers to these questions and more will be covered.
Steve Conway, DC, DACBOH, Esq.