The last thing I want to cover is abbreviations. Reading a doctor’s handwriting alone is hard enough, and it is so much harder if it’s filled with unknown abbreviations. It is literally impossible to understand the medical records without knowing at least a few of the common abbreviations. For your benefit, I’ve created a list of common medical abbreviations for download here.
This month we are discussing Medical Record Review. The blog topics for this month are:
- Medical Records: Where to start (5/5/16)
- Medical Records: Emergency Records (5/12/16)
- Medical Records: Complications and Procedures (5/19/16)
- Medical Records: Abbreviations (5/26/16)
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