What does it means to document accurately and appropriately?
The medical interview serves several functions. It is used to collect information to assist in diagnosis of the present illness, to understand the patient’s values, to assess and communicate prognosis, to establish a therapeutic relationship and to reach agreement with the patient about further diagnostic procedures and therapeutic options. The interview also offers an opportunity to influence patient behaviors. Discuss the following: Please answer the following questions and include your rationale and evidence-based research to support your written work.