Accuracy first, success will follow.
Compliance in the post acute realm is about the act of documentation. Auditors read and develop a story or picture in their mind about what is happening with the patient. The only way to comply with Medicare and Medicaid regulations is to be certain that case documentation is accurate and complete. Compliance is essential to your agency’s quality cycle management (QCM).
One person sees the patient and everyone else reads about it. Compliance requires complete documentation to illustrate the patient's history.