business of Medicine
Onboarding Practice Managers Toolkit
August 2, 2019
Maintaining a medication list in the medical record
Accurate medication records are central to delivering safe, effective clinical care. Drug-drug interactions, drug-disease interactions, incorrect doses, omissions and duplications are often attributed to outdated and incomplete medication lists. In emergency situations, medical records may serve as the only source of information on a patient’s medications, thereby performing a critical function …
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