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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 Advertisements

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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.

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The Role of the Nurse In Pain Management

The nurse as a member of the health team, has a unique role to play in effective pain management. They include     Assessing pain at regular intervals ·         Reporting the patient’s level of pain ·         Developing the patient’s plan of care ·         Implementing pain management strategies and indicated nursing interventions including aggressive treatment of side […]

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EFFECTIVE PAIN MANAGEMENT

As already established in Part One of the Pain Series (Titled – Overcoming The Barriers Of Effective Pain Management), pain is not an entirely physiological experience but has spiritual, emotional and psychosocial dimensions. The goal of pain management is to address the dimensions of pain and to provide maximum pain relief with minimal side effects. […]

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