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This webinar discussed considerations for payers and providers when assessing the medical necessity of inpatient stays. When reviewing the medical necessity of an inpatient stay, the question is whether the care can only be safely provided in an acute care hospital and not at a lower level of care.

Webinars for Payer Organizations

 

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.

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.