As student nurse we have all heard the infamous saying “if it wasn’t documented, it wasn’t done”. A vitalelement of nursing is documentation. Documentation is a direct representation of your patient’s healthstatus. “Lack of communication in healthcare contributes to almost 59,000 errors in healthcare today”(Sewell, 2016). Standard terminology enables nurses to promote smooth transition from one healthcareprovider to the next. Documentation is viable in nursing and the healthcare profession. According to
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Nursing,Health care provider,Wolters Kluwer,Sewell