HCR 210 Week 5 DQs
This archive file of HCR 210 Week 5 Discussion Questions consists of:
DQ 1: Do most medical facilities seem to have transferred to electronic records, do they still maintain paper files, or do they use some combination of both? Do small, medium, or large facilities seem most prone to use numeric versus alphabetic systems? Do small, medium, or large facilities seem most prone to use a particular type of numeric system?
DQ 2: Please post a 150-300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply.
A common filing difficulty is the situation where newborns are given different names after they leave a hospital, and records management personnel must try to locate the correct paperwork when the baby returns for follow-up examinations. Respond to the question at the end of this scenario:
Maria Diaz delivers her baby girl at your hospital. After an uncomplicated stay, Ms. Diaz and her baby girl are discharged. The baby