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Question: Activity specifics

Activity recommendations are charted and verbally told to the patient. If the activity plan was included with their outpatient visit instructions, would that be sufficient (i.e. not a separate document for individualized activity needs)? And if so, would it have to be included on every heart failure clinic outpatient visit?


While the data element does indicate "Activity Recommendations Document" there actually does not have to be a specific "document" just written instructions that individualized activity recmmendations tailored to the patients needs is given to the patient and documented in the outpatient record.

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Focus area(s): Chart Abstracted Measure Specifications – Clinical
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