COMP: Defensible Documentation [0.1 CEU]
This course will discuss how the medical record fulfills three important functions. First, it provides information about the patient's current condition, treatment response, and progress. Second, it serves as a legal record of the care provided. Third, it provides information used for reimbursement by third party payers.
LEARNING OUTCOMES: Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Explain the three main purposes of documentation
- State documentation guidelines that relate to being: factual, accurate, complete, timely
- Describe what is required to maintain patient confidentiality, and list several exceptions to confidentiality rules
In order to receive your completion certificate and 0.1 CEU credit/1 credit hour for this course, you must score at least 80% on the training assessment and complete the course evaluation. We appreciate any comments you may have to help us improve your online learning experience.
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