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Teaching Physicians Must Add Their Documentation

Teaching physicians must add their documentation

Unacceptable Teaching Physician Attestations:

  • “Agree with the above.”
  • “Rounded, Reviewed, Agree.”
  • “Seen with team. See resident’s note for details”
  • “Discussed with resident, and Agree.”
  • “Seen and Agree as documented in resident’s note.”, followed by a Teaching Physician signature;
  • “Patient seen and evaluated and agree with residents note”; or
  • A Teaching Physician signature alone