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Unformatted text preview: proper diagnosis and resolution of situations. Medical records have to have compliance in billing as well; the records must provide correlating information that matches the codes of charges for the services rendered. I would say that all steps in the billing process would lie under this correlation. It’s important to get medical records complete and correct. Compliance plans correlate with documentation standards because everything must be documented for legal and medical purposes. All information must be true and correct. There is no room for error when it comes to documenting in medical situations. Legal repercussions can and will occur if there is any false information on the physicians end or the staffs end. It is very important to get everything completely correct when it comes to compliance and documentation. Any step that has patient information or documenting of any kind in it would be included in this correlation....
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- Spring '10