Medical Records and Their Uses.
Paragraphs 3-1 through 3-5.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
3-1. Define a medical record and related terms.
3-2. Identify the status, purposes, and characteristics of
medical records, and the patient categories for whom the
medical record is prepared.
3-3. Identify the forms used as file folders for medical
records or for recording medical care.
After completing the assignment, complete the exercises
at the end of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.