Feb 1st, 2014
Review common scenarios to get the big picture of observation status requirements. By Kerin Draak, MS, RN, WHNP-BC, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, COBGC and G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC Coding for observation services depends on several variables, including the time a patient spends in observation care and whether he or she is subsequently admitted as an inpatient. A review ...