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Record Keeping: Ethical and Practical Considerations

What guidelines should we follow for developing our policies about clinical records?
This workshop covers some of the ethical, legal, and practical considerations.


   I.  Ethical Standards About Clinical Record Keeping       

 II.  Legal Requirements & Contractual Obligations                  

III.  Purposes of Keeping Clinical Records                                     

IV.  Decisions: Content of Clinical Records 

  V.  Decisions: Process of Record Keeping

 VI.  Decisions:
Disclosure, Ownership, Storage/Security,
& Retention/Destruction of Clinical Records