Is the statement ''Good record-keeping shows good clinical care'' true Discuss
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According to Keenan, Yakel, Tschannen and Mandeville (2008), “...the primary purpose of documentation and record[-]keeping systems is to facilitate information flow that supports continuity, quality, and safety of care” (para. 1). Apart from advancing health care delivery, it is also used to satisfy legal requirements; to aid accreditation; and as basis for financial billing, among others (Keenan, Yakel, Tschannen, & Mandeville, 2008).