TITLE

Who should chart audits?

AUTHOR(S)
Edelberg, Carol
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
ED Management;Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on emergency department (ED) compliance's reliance on complex system that demands checks and balances.
ACCESSION #
55203046

 

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