The Power of Progress Notes and a Weakness in Our Training
OK… this is a shameless plug for one of the RookieDoctor.com products now made available. If you don’t like the fact that I’m going to promote something, then don’t watch this short video. I discuss the importance of your notes and documentation – from the clinical years of medical school on through internship and residency.
If you want to know how your progress notes, your H-and-Ps, your discharge summaries, etc can impact your evaluations, your future job offers, your letters for fellowship, the likelihood you will be sued, and more importantly, your patients’ lives, then check this out. It’s short, but it’s not sweet: