- Length: At least 1500 words (6 double-spaced pages); answers must thoroughly address the questions in a clear, concise manner. Each topic should be discussed in your essay.
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- Explain various charting methods.
- Explain how to chart patient communication.
- Define cross-referencing and how it should be used.
- List the steps to take to find a missing file.
- Describe why an office would choose to use numeric filing.
- Differentiate between active, inactive, and closed patient files.
- Name ways to store inactive patient files.
- Describe the steps to correct a mistake in the electronic medical record.
- Explain the basic principles of computer ergonomics.