Are You Ready When the Attorney Calls? Defensive and Defensible Documentation
Today’s litigious environment, coupled with more stringent regulatory requirements have caused an excessive number of litigation for healthcare providers and institutions. It is important to understand some of the reasons behind these lawsuits and how practitioners can avoid them, or at least minimize risks to attain positive outcomes. This presentation focuses on enhancing clinical documentation methods to avoid lawsuits. Not surprisingly, when followed, they also help improve survey outcomes.