Date & Time
Tuesday, April 30, 2024, 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
132 The Dos and Don'ts of Documentation: A Legal Defense Perspective*

Documentation is an integral part of every provider's practice. When a legal claim arises, it also becomes an important part of building a solid defense. This talk will provide a brief overview of correctional medical litigation and discuss practical tips for providers to improve their documentation and best position themselves for the defense of such claims.

Educational Objectives

  • Explain the legal framework of a correctional lawsuit
  • Review common errors in documentation that lead to lawsuits
  • Provide practical tips to improve documentation from a defense perspective