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COMPETENCY            5        INTERPERSONAL AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS
          DOMAIN
                                         IN THE PRACTICE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE




        REQUIRED ELEMENT 5.4
        WRITTEN AND/OR ELECTRONIC
        DOCUMENTATION AND COMMUNICATION

        DEFINITION
        The osteopathic physician must demonstrate effective
        written and electronic communication in patient care and in
        working as a member of the interprofessional collaborative
        team.
        MEASURED OUTCOMES
        The osteopathic physician must:
        • document subjective elements (eg, information provided
         by the patient or a secondary source) of the medical,
         surgical, family, medication, allergy, social, cultural, and
         sexual histories and review of systems, as appropriate.
        • document objective patient information (eg, physical
         examination findings, laboratory/diagnostic test results,
         imaging results) as appropriate.
        • document a reasonable diagnostic assessment or
         differential diagnosis as supported by diagnostic
         hypotheses, as well as subjective and objective findings
         and data as appropriate.
        • document elements of the patient care and follow-up or
         disposition plan as appropriate.


















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