Last Modified: 3/15/2018 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B
Signature requirements FAQs
When billing Medicare for services that are provided "incident to" by a physician assistant (PA), does the supervising physician have to sign the PA's progress notes?
Does a treating physician or non-physician practitioner need to sign an order for testing for the order to be considered valid? Are there any other documentation requirements?
When should a "signature log" be used? Are there any specific requirements regarding its use for authentication?
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