HNS Policy 

 

When referrals to other healthcare professionals are indicated, HNS providers must make every effort to refer to healthcare professionals who also participate with the member's healthcare plan.

 

Healthcare records must include written evidence of all referrals from other health care providers as well as referrals to other health care providers. The health care record shall include copies of all notes/records/communications to and from the provider to whom the patient was referred to ensure appropriate coordination of care.