Determining the Appropriate Patient Class at the Time of Admission
This course is designed to provide ED and hospital-based providers with knowledge on how to best determine patient status on Inpatient verses Outpatient with Observation when patient is admitted to the hospital.
This activity is designed for ED providers and hospital based providers
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Distinguish how payers determine medical necessity for a hospital admission
- Recognize the importance of the patient’s admission status.
- Discover helpful pearls around determining the most appropriate admission status
Stephen Crouch, MD; Advocate Aurora Health
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In support of improving patient care, Advocate Aurora Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
American Medical Association (AMA)
Advocate Aurora Health designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.50 AttendanceAttendance Credit
- 0.50 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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