Medical Staff (CAMCAH / Critical Access Hospitals)
Q: Can Podiatrists and Dentists perform the entire history and physical for a patient admitted for inpatient and outpatient care?
Podiatrists and Dentists Performing the Entire History and Physical for Inpatient and Outpatient Care
Updated | November 24, 2008
A: Yes. The standard requires only that the H&P be performed by a practitioner who has been granted privileges to do so.