Health Information Management

Standards of the month

HIM Briefings, November 1, 2009

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There are several Joint Commission standards that are important to note.

RC.01.01.01: Accurate and complete records

Consider the following EPs:

  • EP 11: Entries in the medical record are dated.
  • EP 13: All entries, including orders, are timed (for hospitals using The Joint Commission for deemed status).

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