In this issue of the LNCtips.com newsletter, you'll learn what kind of documents to redact and how to redact them.
As a new legal nurse
consultant, you may be responsible for redacting documents.
As a nurse, you know that there's a correct way to note errors
in medical records which includes, in part, drawing a single line
through the entry. The purpose of the single line is so that the entry
isn't obliterated and can still be read. On the other hand, a redacted
document is one that has had parts of it obliterated so that
those parts can't be read. Click here to learn what kinds of documents are redacted in medical malpractice cases and how to correctly redact documents.