How to Survive AFO and Diabetic Shoe Audits
1. Identify specific items Medicare is focusing on in AFO and Diabetic Shoe audits.
2. Properly document Medical necessity for custom AFOs.
3. Understand the requirements for the “Statement of the Certifying Physician”.
4. Properly document written orders and dispensing notes.
Mike Demi, RN, CHC, CPC, CPMA, CSFAC