ICD-10 Tip of the Week: Under-dosing
Under-dosing is a new concept with ICD-10. Document Under-dosing is when a patient is taking less of a medicine than prescribed.
If known, your documentation should capture:
Intentional, Unintentional or Non-Compliance behavior?
Is this the Initial or Subsequent encounter related to Under-dosing?
Reason the patient is not taking the medicine?