Med A within 30Days


Good Day Experts,

I have a LTC patient who is picked up again under Med A within the 30 day period.

1. Do I follow the same rule, using day 8 for a 5 day OR

2. Do I use an IPA using day 1 as ARD

10/4 start of Med A.

Thank you!


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Specializes in ER CCU MICU SICU LTC/SNF.

5 Day up to day 8th