Documentation Required For Anesthesia Services

Medical Direction Medical direction occurs when an anesthesiologist is involved in two, three or four concurrent anesthesia procedures or a single anesthesia procedure with a qualified anesthetist. Payment will be determined for  the physician’s medical direction service of the allowable charge for the physician personally performing theanesthesia services. For each anesthesia procedure, the anesthesiologist must…

How To Maintain Documents For Anesthesia Billing

C. Documentation For Anesthesia Record  General Documentation Requirements for all services:  · Anesthesia services performed, including exact time spent performing anesthesia services, must be documented in the anesthesia record to support billing. · Rendering practitioner/qualified healthcare professional must note their credentials and legibly sign and date the record.· Member identifying information must be present on…