Computer Generated Progress Notes
Accurate information collected for data entry.
Hard copy can be retained for other purposes:
- Substantiate details if required
- Improve communication at handover
- Use for all other care purposes if access to computer is delayed
Provision for signature when data entry occurs to show procedure complete assists with data control audits.
These forms have been securely bound to remain together as a temporary record of events. After computer entry, destruction or archiving of completed books is at the discretion of each facility.