Avoiding The Pitfalls of Nursing Documentation


On Wednesday, November 6th, 2013, we will be joined on RN.FM Radio by Pat Iyer, MSN, RN, LNCC. Pat is a seasoned nurse and Legal Nurse Consultant with an enormous breadth and depth of experience . She will be discussing the importance of nursing documentation and how to make EMRs your friend–rather than a professional and legal liability.

About her appearance on RN.FM Radio, Pat says:

Is the medical record an accurate representation of the care you gave a patient, or will it come back to haunt you years from now? In this program, you’ll learn how to look at your charting from a legal perspective. Find out how to protect yourself and your patient by hearing the insights of Patricia Iyer, MSN, RN, LNCC, a legal nurse consultant with 27 years of experience reviewing thousands of medical records. She is president of Med League Support Services, Inc, a 25-year-old independent legal nurse consulting firm Patricia is a past president of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants.

The following video will give you more clues to Pat’s expertise in this area, and why understanding the importance of documentation is so crucial. Please join us on November 6th, call or tweet with questions during the show, or contact Pat for more information and links to other important resources. Pat can be found at www.patiyer.com.