HCR 210 week 6 checkpoint

HCR 210 week 6 checkpoint - charts organized by form...

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I can see that there are some differences and similarities between small, medium, and large facilities with the organization of patient files and the handling of loose reports. I noticed that between the small, medium, and large facilities they all like their loose files to be permanently anchored in the charts. There was a few that went by what their policy and procedures were and by unit decision. Most facilities like there reports to be permanently anchored in the patients charts at all time. Having charts permanently anchored would seem to make more sense to me. Patients papers would not be misplace by having them attached in there charts. The small, medium, and large facilities deal with the organization of patients files differently. Some facilities have their
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Unformatted text preview: charts organized by form numbers, chronological, report type, categories, and by most recent. I believe that the organization of the patients charts is based on what the facility or doctor would prefer. If the doctor wants the charts organized by report type or by categories then that is how it is done in that facility. The same procedure goes for the handling of loose reports; it is all based on what that facility prefers or what the doctor prefers. Looking through all of the interview threads I have notice that there are a lot of similarities and differences between the small, medium, and large facilities. I believe that each facility has their own way of doing things to make it easier for their office to run....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course HCR 220 taught by Professor Cvibanez during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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