Last Modified: 12/8/2017 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B
How to determine further work-up under number of diagnoses
Q. In medical-decision making, how does one determine further work-up under “number of diagnoses”?
A. A key element of the medical-decision making category includes management decisions made by the physician to determine a diagnosis and treatment. Evidence of further work-up within documentation would include: indicating a problem is worsening/probable and/or listing possible management options, advice sought, referrals or consultations, and the initiation of or change in treatment.
Please use your browser's back button to return to the referring page.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.