Accurately assess ability to dress upper body or risk scrutiny, lost payment

Effective Mar 7, 2018
Published Mar 12, 2018
Last Reviewed Mar 7, 2018
Do you think a patient might lose her balance when retrieving clothes? Did you feel like you needed to be in the room for the patient’s safety when the patient demonstrated that ability? If clinicians answer “yes” to questions like these, be sure their concerns are reflected in the way they respond to M1810 (Ability to dress upper body). Otherwise you could be losing money.
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