What will happen to him under an “episode of care” model of wound care? When did his wound care episode begin? When does it end?
Have you asked yourself why some patients with lymphedema have profound skin changes and others do not, and that lymphedema in the setting of venous occlusion is so much more likely to lead to ulceration than lymphatic occlusion in the absence of venous disease?
Now anyone can see it.
The exact cause of the disease is unknown.
I have actually lost count of the scooter related foot injuries, which are not trivial in our patients.
An idea so logical there is no way CMS will try it.
Not getting our daily treatment documentation correct is exactly how to fail an audit without really trying.