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1.13 - Medical Records

From an ethical and medical-legal standpoint, proper medical record notation and record-keeping is a fundamental responsibility and obligation of the health care professional.  In each of the programs of this department, some form of record notation and record-keeping is necessary.  The student will learn the correct procedures for his/her profession.  Proper form, legibility, accuracy, correct terminology, avoidance of jargon and irrelevancy are applicable in all medical record keeping.

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