Observation vs. Acute Inpatient: What’s All the Fuss?
AllMed’s Medical Director Dr. David Spiro led an interactive discussion with the AllMed Medical Director team of Hospitalists and Internists during which they explored the medical necessity of inpatient and observation care utilizing a real patient case as a learning tool. This webinar clarified the differences between an acute inpatient and observation levels of care and covered the considerations for both payers and providers when assessing medical necessity.
AllMed Position Paper: Determining the Medical Necessity for Acute Inpatient Care
This whitepaper on inpatient and observation care goes into more depth on the key considerations for both payers and providers when assessing medical necessity.