Documentation: Essentials of Nursing Documentation


This program describes commonly used approaches to documentation, a review of the basic data to record in patient records, and practice guidelines to follow that protect patient privacy, comply with federal regulations and protect the nurse against potential legal actions.


After completing this course, the viewer should be able to:
  • Describe the functions of medical records
  • Describe five commonly used approaches to documentation
  • List the most common types of documenting mistakes and sources of inaccuracy
  • Explain the importance of maintaining patient confidentiality
  • Describe strategies to preserve patient confidentiality at all times
  • Explain how to address issues related to noncompliance, unusual occurrence reports and administrative considerations
This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.

 This program has been designated for 0.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education credits.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: MED436
Media: DVD
Year: 2013
Duration: 23:29 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Legal Aspects of Nursing
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