Follow These 7 Steps To Head Off Hospice GIP Denials

June 2012
Eli's Home Care Week;6/25/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p179
The article provides several helpful tips to prevent hospice General Inpatient (GIP) denials in the U.S. It notes that documentation for GIP claims should depict exactly why patients qualify for the increased level of care. It reveals that claims with longer GIP stays often see partial denials because the documentation only backs the first few days of care.


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