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    How do you rate a patient when the Provider stated he's "disabled"?

    Help, thanks!

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    Hello,
    patient is rated with a comorbidity level very high.

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    I don't know what you mean by "rate" a patient?
    what's that mean exactly? and why are you wanting to do it, what's it for, why's it necessary? is it for inpatient - outpatient - both?
    THANKS!
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    Are you tyring to complete a disability rating form for Workers Comp? If so, only the physician can determine that.

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