DOS: January 29, 2014
Diagnosis: 844.9 - Sprain and strain, unspecified site of knee and leg
Procedure: 00100 - Anesthesia for procedures on salivary glands, including biopsy
Amount paid: $137.60
Notes: Diagnoses that do not show legitimate medical necessity for a reported procedure are also an important item for healthcare providers. Medical records that do not support administered procedures may indicate malpractice of several types which include, but are not limited to: failure to diagnose, misdiagnosis of a disease or medical condition, failure to provide appropriate treatment or unreasonable delay in treating a diagnosed medical condition.