Ask HRC: Discoverability of Handoff Communications, Incident Reports
January 1, 1970 | Healthcare Risk, Quality, & Safety Guidance
An HRC member recently inquired about the legal discoverability of two distinct types of documents: handoff communications and incident reports.
First, the member noted her organization had recently implemented a new protocol for handoff communications among hospitalists. The hospitalists are concerned, the member says, that a form they use to write notes...