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PART in Medicare Documentation

Get an understanding of PART in Medicare, and learn the ways in which it is only part of the required documentation.

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There is a common misconception in the profession that once doctors demonstrate PART in their documentation they have proven medical necessity. Sadly, Medicare and its designated auditors do not ascribe to this ideology. Even though PART is a crucial element in the documentation for Medicare, it is not the only requirement.

  • Determine how PART fits in the overall documentation requirement
  • Recognize the components of PART
  • Create proper documentation of a subluxation through examination or radiology
  • Document the minimum of PART in the scope of initial and daily treatment

PART in Medicare Documentation Implementation Guide

Fact Sheet:

  • Documenting Medical Necessity for Medicare

Rapid Tutorials:

  • What is PART?
  • The Initial Visit Is Just a Part of Medicare Documentation


  • PART Documentation in Medicare

Support Tools:

  • Medicare PART Documentation Note – EHR Initial Visit
  • Medicare PART Documentation Note – EHR Daily Visit
  • Medicare PART Documentation Note – Paper Daily Visit
  • Sample SOP for Documenting PART