If the note was incorrect the doctor can do an amendment stating what was incorrect and why.
If they are just wanting to change it to get insurance to pay and make the patient happy, then no, they can't do that. That is fraud.
Not everything is a coding problem. Some rejections are benefit issues and the providers need to stand behind what they did and documented if it is correct regardless of the financial impact.
Laura, CPC, CPMA, CEMC
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