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Is the Functional Rating Index, from the Institute of Evidence-Based Chiropractic, valid and acceptable? Or do we have to use Oswestry and NDI?
You can use any outcome assessment questionnaire that has been normalized and vetted for the target population and can be scored so you can compare the results from …
What if my Medicare patient refuses to fill out the outcome assessment questionnaire?
Inform the patient that Medicare requires that you demonstrate functional improvement in order for them to determine if the care is medically necessary. In other words, they may have to pay for the care out of pocket if …
In this webinar, Dr. Friedman will discuss how the Assessment may be the most misunderstood aspect of our documentation and how we can document it properly and quickly so it shows how the patient is progressing with care.
Patient-reported outcome measures are increasingly necessary elements of good clinical practice. By using a clinically meaningful outcome measure at the initial assessment and measuring change over time, you can track shifts in patient progress and thereby improve clinical decisions. Documenting treatment necessity (which can improve and facilitate reimbursement and decrease …
Dr. Friedman will discuss the importance of starting the documentation process with the new patient correctly and how to get the most thorough information in the least amount of time.