30.019 Rehabilitation Nurses Performing Patient Education

30.019

Rehabilitation Nurses Performing Patient Education: The Texas Medical Association supports the allowance of patient education by rehabilitation nurses in the three-hour per day therapy mandates by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in acute rehabilitation centers, and efforts to include relative values for education services under CMS regulations, Part A and/or Part B (Committee on Rehabilitation, p 170, I-94; reaffirmed CSE Rep. 3-A-04; amended CSE Rep. 2-A-14).

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October 07, 2016