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Diagnosis on X-Ray reports

LLRodgers

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Hello,

If a physician dictates an x-ray report only and does not put a diagnosis on it, if the report is printed out can the physician hand write the diagnosis on it as long as it is dated and signed can I than us the hand written diagnosis to code or would the physician need to re-dictate the report.

Thank you,
LLR
 
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