Appropriate and accurate documentation is essential for anesthesia billing compliance, reimbursement, and medical-legal issues. Without proper documentation, your facility won't be able to validate the anesthesia services performed. We work with the anesthesia providers to educate them on the importance of documentation. We also evaluate the workflow and processing of electronic charges or paper claims.
The payor mix and payor guidelines for care delivery and documentation affect your anesthesia services and billing. You can review your facility's payor Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs) here
.All cases must be documented with an anesthesia record through paper or EMR documentation.