AR Systems, Inc and its President, Day Egusquiza are nationally recognized leaders in the field of hospital reimbursement, documentation audits, and educational boot camps. Below are some of Day's national publicated works as well as here monthly infoline, where Day shares her pearls of wisdom on the industries most pressing issues. Click on the links below and read some of Day's fabulous work. Thanks and Enjoy!
Total knees are no longer on the inpt only list.
Therefore, the 2 MN rule applies when ‘defending’ the need for the pt to be
an inpt. It is not acceptable to have all 1 MN stays as inpt – that is not the exception. It is important
to a) document the medically necessity of the total knee replacement/this is not new and then b) why this pt needs 2 MN – either presumption
or benchmark. We should anticipate extensive audits after the 2 yr period ‘to get it right.”
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