Lukan's Documentation for Physical Therapist Assistants / Edition 3

Lukan's Documentation for Physical Therapist Assistants / Edition 3

by Wendy Bircher
     
 

How important is documentation? Very! Physical Therapist Assistants must provide the proper documentation to assure all forms of reimbursement (including third party) for their services. And, appropriate documentation also addresses issues of patient confidentiality, HIPAA requirements, and the ever-increasing demands of legal and ethical practice in a litigious… See more details below

Overview

How important is documentation? Very! Physical Therapist Assistants must provide the proper documentation to assure all forms of reimbursement (including third party) for their services. And, appropriate documentation also addresses issues of patient confidentiality, HIPAA requirements, and the ever-increasing demands of legal and ethical practice in a litigious society. Build your students’ documentation skills and their confidence, step by step, with the guidance and practice they’ll find inside the 3rd Edition. They’ll be prepared to meet the technological challenges of today...and tomorrow.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803617094
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
10/15/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Why is Documentation Important?

  1. Introduction to Documentation
  2. Documentation Content

Part 2: Steps to Documentation

  1. What is Subjective Data and Why is it Important
  2. What is Objective Data and Why is it Important
  3. What is Assessment Data and Why is it Important
  4. What is the Intervention Plan and Why is it Important
  5. Putting the Pieces of the Puzzle Together

Appendices

  • A. Abbreviations
  • B. Documenting Interventions
  • C. Dictation Guidelines
  • D. Answers to Review Exercises
  • E. Answers to Practice Exercises
  • F. Guidelines for Physical Therapy Documentation

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