This course teaches best practice documentation principles for the hospice social worker, and how to improve weak charting to more effectively manage patients and be a strong team member. Seven realistic tips for successful documentation are given and multiple scenarios will provide a tangible application of how to exhibit a higher level of documentation and quality care. This course is appropriate for hospice social workers, as well as any hospice staff member looking for an orientation or review of relevant hospice nursing documentation practices.
Describe the importance of hospice social worker documentation as it relates to effective patient management.
Identify the 3 attributes of strong documentation and the 3 attributes of weak documentation and apply in daily practice.
Define the 7 Tips for Successful Documentation for the Hospice Social Worker.