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    I know the rule, "If it's not documented, it didn't happen"..... is that also true for a signature or e-signature? If a doctor uses an an EMR, and it is obvious that it is his/her chart note, but there is no e-signature.... by law are you allowed to bill without the signature?

    Can anyone help me with this one?

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    This link should help. It also refers you to the Internet Only Manual where you can find all the particulars.



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