Medical Charting Demystified

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July 10, 2008


Electronic book text, 350 pages

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0071643508 / 9780071643504

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Main description

Written by an experienced clinical instructor and a top Demystified writer, Medical Charting Demystified explains how to keep accurate medical charts in order to ensure optimum medical care. Covering both computerzied and written charts, this self-teaching guide discusses care plans in detail and tells how to implement them on the job.

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Charting basics
Chapter 2: Legal Aspects of Charting
Chapter 3: Charting and the Nursing Process
Chapter 4: Care Plans
Chapter 5: Charting for Acute Care
Chapter 6: Charting for Home Care and Long Term Care
Chapter 7: Computerized Charting
Chapter 8: Transmitting and Securing Electronic Charts
Chapter 9: Storage and Retrieving Electronic Charts
Chapter 10: Computerize Charting and Controls

Author comments

Joan Richards (Edgewater, NJ) is a Clinical Instructor in the Med/Surg area at the N.Y.U. School of Nursing, where she manages up to 10 students in the clinical area focusing on patient management and medication administration. Before that she was an instructor in the Department of Nursing at Bergen Community College. Joan is a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE). She earned a BSN from West Texas A&M University in Canyon, TX, and an MSN from the University of Missouri. Jim Keogh (Jersey City, NJ) is the author of more than 70 books with many in the Demystified series. He is the co-author of Nurse Management Demystified, Medical Billing and Coding Demystified, Pharmacology Demystified, and Microbiology Demystified. Keogh is a former Columbia University faculty member and is currently a member of the faculty at New York University and Saint Peter's College in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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