New / Revised Material . Effective Date: January 1, 2009 . Implementation Date: January 5, 2009
Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) documentation tips and strategies for comprehensively documenting NPWT application.
Medicare Billing Guidelines, Medicare payment and reimbursment, Medicare codes
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By Nancy Morgan, RN, BSN, MBA, WOC, WCC, DWC, OMS Each issue, Apple Bites brings you a tool you can apply in your daily practice. Measurement of wounds is an important component of wound assessment and provides baseline measurements, enables monitoring of healing rates, and helps distinguish among wounds that are …
Documentation strategies for long term care facilities to avoid receiving F-tag 314 in the event of an in-house acquired stage IV pressure ulcer
US research, education and advocacy for pressure ulcer prevention and treatment.
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Wound Measurement & Documentation Guide Wound Location: • Designate left, right, top, bottom, side, front, middle, etc., as appropriate (for example, inner left knee)
Ok I know when you document wounds you document location, size, draingae, odor, tunneling, etc...but what about when wound is black..this is called eschar! And when there is yellow/green drainage the term used is slough! Im interested in improving my description of wounds in my documentation. What ...
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CPT codes 11042, 11043, 11044, 97597, 97602 - Debridement tissue wound care
BY: NANCY MORGAN, RN, BSN, MBA, WOCN, WCC, CWCMS, DWC What exactly is wound exudate? Also known as drainage, exudate is a liquid produced by the body in response to tissue damage.