After several years of development and testing, the American College of Emergency Physicians announced the launch of the Emergency Department Data Institute (EDDI) at its annual Scientific Assembly in October.
I have received a couple of patient complaints alleging that one of our doctors didn’t adequately examine them (the patient). When I reviewed the chart, the doc appears to have dotted all the I’s and crossed all the T’s. I spoke with the doc and he said he clearly remembered the patients and then asked, “How could I have made their diagnoses without examining them?” What are your thoughts?
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