• All Signatures are not Created Equal - New Developments
  • March 14, 2008 | Author: Barry S. Herrin
  • Law Firm: Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP - Atlanta Office
  • Following the publication in September 2007 of our original article on physician signature and authentication, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released changes to the Interpretive Guidelines for the creation and maintenance of medical records, specifically relating to the signature requirement and verbal orders.