Letters of Medical Necessity for Inpatient Hospitalization or Treatment

In order to obtain inpatient hospitalization or treatment for a patient a letter of medical necessity must be complete but it should be brief and focused toward the goal of obtaining funding for the treatment needed. It is invalid unless a “licensed practitioner of the healing arts” signs it. That would be physician, not necessarily a psychiatrist, when the prescribed treatment is an inpatient hospitalization. … Continue reading Letters of Medical Necessity for Inpatient Hospitalization or Treatment