Protecting Yourself Through Proper Charting

By Greg Sperber

Charting is the best way to protect ourselves from medicolegal problems. It is also crucial to our patient care. This course will help us: be better at charting, get paid by insurance companies, as well as our patients and protect ourselves.
Total CPDs: 2
Total CPDs: 2
Standard Certificate (2), NCCAOM (2)
Access Period: Lifetime
Course Notes: Notes are provided with this course.

Course Overview

This course looks at how to do a proper chart and examines some of the common mistakes made when charting. Based on the instructors experience with medical charting and over 12 years of clinical supervising, seeing all the mistakes and studying what makes a great chart. In addition, this course will discuss medicolegal aspects of SOAP notes as well as the SOAPE note. This course is a must take for anyone who wishes to protect themselves legally as well give the best care to their patients.

Course Objectives

  • Understand how to employ the SOAP and SOAPE style of charting.
  • Understand how to avoid common errors in charting.
  • Be able to identify medicolegal aspects of proper charting and the consequences of improper charting.

Course Outline

0 hrs - 15 min
Introduction and discussion of importance and medicolegal aspects of proper charting.
15 min - 1.75 hrs
Discussion of SOAPE charting and common errors.
1.75 hrs - 2 hrs


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Unlimited Access & CEUS
You will have unlimited access to this course for as long as it is on Net of Knowledge, so that you can keep reviewing and learning from it over the years. CEU requirements must be completed within 1 year from the purchase. During this time, you must view the training and complete any required documents to get your certificate. You must also print and save your certificate for your own records.
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Taught by Greg Sperber

Dr. Greg Sperber is an author and also holds a Masters and Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. He is a professor at PCOM and speaks internationally on TCM business and drug-herb interactions.
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