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signature requirement

  1. #1
    Orange County
    Red face signature requirement
    Medical Coding Books
    Hello everyone
    I need to find the CMS requirement for acceptable provider signature on chart progress notes. Specifically, if the provider has written a 3 page progress note, does his/her signature need to be on every page of the progess note? I know that the patient name, dob and dos must be indicated, but we have a difference of opinion in our office regarding this requirement. Anyone's help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks

  2. #2
    Clarksville Coders
    My understanding is as long as you can tell the pages belong together, the signature only needs to be on one page.

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  3. #3
    Orange County
    Thanks Regina

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