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Importance of Documentation

Include proper medical record documentation for correct payment of your Medicare claims. Watch a brief video on the Importance of Documentation from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) to learn how proper documentation protects the provider, patient, and Medicare program integrity.

This video is part of the OIG Health Care Fraud Prevention and Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) Provider Compliance Training initiative to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse. The video originally aired in 2012, but the information is current.