Chart modification after 48 hours- fraud? - page 2

by thelema13 2,870 Views | 11 Comments

At our facility, we get these "love notes" from the chart auditors. They are chart corrections, 100% for billing purposes, and they ask us to modify charts as old as 2 weeks sometimes. Ex: place verbal order for ekg and... Read More


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    Most EMR's allow up to 2 weeks to go back and chart. Thank goodness because with all the new billing laws, if it is not charted properly, you don't get paid. If you are the cause for the facility not getting paid, you will lose your job.
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    Thanks for the replies, I will talk to risk management.


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