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    wow, i seem to have a lot of questions lately...


    resident/fellow see patient on 20th to admit

    attending sees patient for the first time on the 21st

    if the attending writes a linking statement to the residents note (w/in 24 hrs_)from the 20th, can this be used as the admit note for the 21st for the attending physician?

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    Yes. Attending should link to the resident's note along with his own documentation of salient features.
    Jagadish, CCS-P, CPC

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