Author: Christina Le

Five Tips for CTP Compliance: How to avoid being flagged for overuse

Also referred to as skin substitutes, cellular and tissue-based products (CTPs) include non-autologous human skin grafts, non-human skin substitute grafts, and biological products that form a sheet scaffolding. They’re increasingly being used in the wound care clinic for the treatment of non-healing wounds including diabetic foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, and venous ulcers. In order to ensure optimal patient care and a smooth insurance reimbursement process, it’s important for wound care clinicians to strive for accurate documentation when using CTPs. Christina Le, CNO, offers five helpful tips to help you avoid claim denials.

A Special Message From Our CNO

“I am convinced that the greatest heroes are those who do their duty in the daily grind of domestic affairs whilst the world whirls as a maddening dreidel.” ~Florence Nightingale Florence Nightingale is the inspiration behind National Nurses Week, which ends each year on May 12, her birthday. Nightingale emphatically believed, and repeatedly stated, that … Continued

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