Recommendations for Chiropractic Documentation

Wisconsin Chiropractic Association
Recommendations for Chiropractic Documentation (1996)

This section was compiled by Frank M. Painter, D.C.
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Thanks to Steven G. Yeomans, DC, FACO and the Wisconsin Chiropractic Association for sharing these guidelines with Chiro.Org, and to Dr. Jeff Wilder, DC, FACO, co-author of the document.

Table of Contents:

Introduction ~ General Disclaimer ~ Acknowledgments

Chapter 1:  
Documentation Recommendations

Chapter 2:  
Commonly Used Mechanisms of Record Keeping

Chapter 3:  
Commonly Used Outcome Assessment Measurements

Chapter 4:  
A Primer on Chiropractic Listings

Chapter 5:  

Chapter 6:  
Commonly Used Abbreviations

Appendix A:  
HCFA Guidelines for Patient History Level Selection (E&Ms)

Appendix B:  
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services

Appendix C:  
Risk Factors of Chronicity

Appendix D:  
Chart Audit Checklist

Appendix E:  
Bibliography AND Suggested Reading List

Thanks to Steven G. Yeomans, DC, FACO
for sharing these guidelines with Chiro.Org!

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