Legal Guidelines For Clinical Documentation

Do not erase, apply correction fluid, or scratch out errors made while recording:- Charting becomes illegible: it may appear as if you were attempting to hide information or deface record. Rather draw single line through error, write word Mistaken Entry (ME) and initial above it; then record note correctly. Error must be readable. Correct all … Continue reading Legal Guidelines For Clinical Documentation

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Understanding Hepatitis B Profile

Hepatitis B Profile plays an important role in detection, classification, and management of Hepatitis B infection. It involves measurement of several hepatitis B virus (HBV)-specific antigens and antibodies. Different markers or combinations of markers are used to identify different phases of Hepatitis B Virus infection and to determine whether a patient has acute or chronic … Continue reading Understanding Hepatitis B Profile