EmtRecordsReports

EmtRecordsReports - RECORDS & REPORTS EMERGENCY MEDICAL...

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Temple College EMS Professions 1 EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN - BASIC
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Temple College EMS Profession 2 PURPOSE OF DOCUMENTATION Continuity of patient care Regulatory requirements Quality assurance Research Justification of treatment Protection for personnel Administration
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Temple College EMS Profession 3 A GOOD MEDICAL RECORD IS. . Accurate Document facts and observations ONLY Double-check numerical entries Recheck spellings If you make an error, DOCUMENT IT
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Temple College EMS Profession 4 A GOOD MEDICAL RECORD IS. . Complete The lines are there to fill in Include at least two sets of vitals on every patient Failure to document = failure to investigate always document pertinent negatives If it wasn’t documented, it wasn’t done Can you remember what you did two years ago today?
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Temple College EMS Profession 5 A GOOD MEDICAL RECORD IS. . Legible
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This note was uploaded on 12/21/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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