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The Keys to Successfully Documenting Mental Health Services for Social Workers and Other Practitioners

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May 2, 2018
1:00 pm ET (12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT)
1 hour
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Never underestimate the power of documentation. Learn the best practices for documenting in social work, including ethical risks, legal risks, and management issues.

This topic will provide you with a comprehensive overview of ethical, malpractice, and risk-management issues pertaining to documentation of services and critical incidents in mental health settings. The content will include state-of-the-art guidelines pertaining to documentation (a) purposes, (b) content, (c) wording, (d) storage, retention, and access, consistent with prevailing ethical standards. The material will focus especially on emerging challenges related to electronic health records, including documentation errors, access in integrated health settings, and cybersecurity.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to identify prevailing ethics and risk management standards related to documentation in social work and mental health.
  • You will be able to recognize contemporary documentation guidelines promulgated by national organizations and codes of ethics.
  • You will be able to discuss design and implement strategies to enhance accountability, protect clients, and prevent ethics complaints and lawsuits.
  • You will be able to review emerging challenges.


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