Dysphagia Management: Documentation and Goal Writing
Dysphagia Management: Documentation and Goal Writing
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This course provides an overview of the documentation requirements for Medicare reimbursement for dysphagia-related services, including evaluation, treatment plans, treatment notes, progress notes, discharge summaries, and common diagnostic and procedure codes. Presenter Nancy B. Swigert discusses frameworks – including the SMART and International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) frameworks – to help focus treatment plans on meaningful, measureable, and functional goals, giving examples of long- and short-term goals. The course also includes tips for streamlining documentation and suggestions for documenting progress to show skilled service.

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • Write appropriate, meaningful long- and short-term goals for patients with dysphagia
  • Explain important considerations when writing long-term goals for diet
  • Select appropriate ICD-10 and CPT codes for dysphagia
  • Document progress demonstrating skilled services

What is Included?

You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handouts, and references so you can access it from anywhere!

Assessment Type

Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

Related Courses

Fundamentals of Dysphagia

This course is part of a six-course collection designed for clinicians who are new to the area of swallowing disorders—as well as experienced clinicians who want a refresher. Taken together, these courses provide a comprehensive overview of dysphagia assessment and treatment.

This "Fundamentals of Dysphagia" course collection includes six courses:

Continuing Education

6/2/2018 to 6/2/2021

Product Information

Item #(s): WEB17034
Client Age: All Ages
Format(s): eWorkshop
Language: English
Author: Nancy B. Swigert, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

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