CHA News Article

New Resource Available for Inpatient Rehabilitation Documentation

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has published the attached new reference guide for inpatient rehabilitation facilities, providing education about common documentation errors and scenarios identified by Medicare administrative contractors and the Comprehensive Error Rate Testing Program. Specific information is provided for several key areas of documentation, such as clinical team conferences, the post-admission physician evaluation, therapy intensity and more. The guide also includes links to additional resources and training question-and-answer documents.