Need help with documentation? AOTA helps members by providing best practices for documentation to help you increase reimbursement, decrease denied claims, and articulate the distinct value of occupational therapy.
Do’s and Don’ts of Documentation: Tips From OT Managers
A collection of the best advice for documentation from participants of AOTA’s Leadership Development Program for Managers. Hone your documentation skills and improve your efficiency.
How To Be More Effective With Documentation: Q&A With Cathy Brennan
What’s the most common documentation mistake? How do you deal with point-of-service documentation? This Q&A has the answers.
Official Document: Guidelines for Documentation of Occupational Therapy pdf
The official document, based on the Framework, describes the components and purpose of professional documentation used in occupational therapy.
Point-of-Service Documentation Strategies Help Practitioners Beat the Time Crunch pdf
Read this OT Practice article for tips for completing on-the-spot documentation, whether using electronic devices or paper forms.
Your Questions Answered: Documentation pdf
Answers to questions from the field, including how to ensure documentation meets the diverse expectations from a facility, third-party payers and others who read it in the Administration & Management SIS Quarterly, December 2010.
AOTA advocates for fair coverage and payment policies for occupational therapy practitioners by public and private health insurers and organizations that provide referrals to—and payment for—occupational therapy services. Find out about our current advocacy work here, including resources for coding and how to adhere to regulations.