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    When our NP's do inpatient consults, do their signatures have to be documented any differently than a physician's performing the same service? We are getting unclear feedback on how our NP's consults should be signed off.

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    Apr 2007


    What kind of feedback are you getting?

    As far as I know they should be documented and signed by the NP and billed under the NPs numbers.

    Consults can not be split/shared or incident to.

    Laura, CPC

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