Updates Program Integrity Manual That May Ease Documentation Burden on Providers/Suppliers
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently made three
clarifications to Chapter 3 of the Medicare
Program Integrity Manual (PIM) that may provide some relief to common problematic
documentation issues experienced by pedorthists and other providers/suppliers. Click here to read the full story.
"That May Ease Documentation Burden on Providers/Suppliers"..............It actually makes it harder as now the physician must basically give an abbreviated patient note on a footwear Rx form.....in addition to making sure it is also documented in progress notes...I see no "ease documentation burden" here!!