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Excerpt from Wall Street Journal – Tuesday, June 10, 2014 – Look Inside Your Medical Record and Odds Are You’ll Find a Mistake -

COMMON ERRORS IN MEDICAL RECORDS Outpatient medical records often contain missing or inaccurate data, including: New prescription medicines aren’t listed, or medicines are listed that the patient isn’t taking anymore. An incorrect or outdated dosage of prescription medicine. Duplicate prescriptions for brand-name and generic medications. Over-the-counter remedies, such as pain relievers, vitamins or other supplements, […]

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