Check These Documentation Basics For Alzheimer's

June 2012
Eli's Hospice Insider;Jun2012, Vol. 5 Issue 6, pp41
The article discusses the guidelines on how to prove that patient with Alzheimer's Disease qualifies for the hospice benefit with a six-month prognosis, which was issued by HH&H Medicare Administrative Contractor. It informs that smart hospices need to make sure their documentation for such patients meets guidelines for payment. It informs on six documentation basics which need to be covered to prove patients with Alzheimer's Disease and other related disorders are in their terminal stage.


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