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Requirements for a Physician Order

  1. #1
    New Haven, Ct
    Default Requirements for a Physician Order
    Medical Coding Books
    Can anyone direct me to the Medicare citation or Medicare regulation that gives the required elements of a physician's order for outpatient services.

    In other words, where does it say that a physician's order requires a diagnosis?

    Thank you.

  2. #2
    North Carolina

    Unless I'm overlooking it, I don't see where a Dx is required....anyone else?
    Rebecca CPC, CPMA, CEMC

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