Shaw, Gienna
September 2007
HealthLeaders Magazine;Sep2007, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p20
This section offers updates concerning the U.S. health-care sector. A list of physicians with delinquent medical records is being distributed by the medical staff services department at Hamot Medical Center in an attempt to get physicians to finish their charts. The full implementation of the 2008 National Patient Safety Goals is required by January 2009. Clinicians at Concord's New Hampshire Hospital are held to a higher record-completion requirement than mandated by the Joint Commission.


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