Medical Necessity for Inpatient Rehabilitation Admission

Submitted by Matthew.Gregor… on Mon, 11/04/2019 - 07:41
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Medical Necessity for Inpatient Rehabilitation Admission
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Issue: Inpatient Rehabilitation Admission

Solution: Be sure your inpatient rehabilitation admission is reasonable and necessary. Verify and document that the patient requires, can tolerate, and can significantly benefit from an intensive rehabilitation therapy program delivered in a hospital inpatient setting. Please refer to the "Medicare Benefit Policy Manual" (IOM 100-02), Chapter 1, Section 110 (PDF), for more information.