Physicians, nurses, and other clinicians may make mistakes during medical chart entry. Erroneous medical records can put patients’ lives in danger and clinicians will be at the risk of medical malpractice. Medical record review helps to identify such serious errors and missing information.
These are the most common documentation errors that could occur when preparing the medical chart. It is very important for physicians, nurses, and other caregivers to make sure that no mistakes creep into the medical chart. All health and drug information must be documented when preparing the medical chart.