Medical Legal Aspects of Medical Records, Second Edition is the reference of choice for cases involving medical records and their use. This is essential guide for just about every case you handle as an LNC. We divided the book into two volumes for ease of finding the information you need.
We designed this work to give extensive information on the HIPAA policies, standards initiatives, legal use of records, billing and coding, and computerization of records and record keeping systems and how they apply in forensic situations.
Edited by Pat Iyer RN MSN LNCC and Barbara Levin BSN RN CMSRN ONC LNCC
Published by Lawyers and Judges
SAVE – Buy both volumes for $199.00
Medical Legal Aspects of Medical Records Volume I
(Blue), 416 pages
Use Volume I to get a comprehensive overview of the medical records process. In any healthcare setting, records are made, and each situation presents its own unique aspects and challenges. This book explores the many medical legal aspects of medical records that apply across all specialties.
It is specially designed to complement Volume II.
Medical Legal Aspects of Medical Records Volume II
(Green), 672 pages
Use Volume II for in-depth information on many clinical specialties. This book informs you of the specific nature of clinical specialty records and hospital areas of specialty are covered, including chapters on dental, chiropractic, nursing home, pediatrics, medication, and home care. We explore the medical legal aspects of medical records generated in these specialties.
It is specially designed to complement Volume I.
A critical reference for understanding medical records.
Used jointly, these two volumes about the medical legal aspects of medical records are a powerful tool for your practice and are exceptionally valuable to all legal nurse consultants.
- Complementary and alternative medicine
- Dental records
- Home care records
- Independent medical examination
- Office-based medical records
- Ophthalmology records
- Emergency medical services records
- Emergency department records
- Critical care records
- Diagnostic testing
- Intravenous therapy records
- Long-term care records
- Medical surgical records
- Medication records
- The nursing process and nursing records
- Obstetrical records
- Orthopedic records
- Pain assessment and management
- Pediatric records
- Perioperative records
- Physician documentation
- Psychiatric records
- Physical therapy records
- Rehabilitation records
- Respiratory care records
- Skin trauma
- Medical terminology and abbreviations
- Internet resources
- Textbook references
- And more!
Review for the previous edition:
Upon turning the initial pages of this textbook, one becomes acutely aware that this publication is an incredible compilation of information essential to the practice of any legal nurse consultant (LNC). Penned by authors well-known for their extensive involvement and long term commitment to legal nurse consulting… the book has exceptional depth and breadth. (read more)
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