As a student you should:
- make sure that the records you keep are clear and accurate.
- help to protect records from being damaged, lost or accessed by someone without permission.
- follow your education provider’s or practice placement provider’s policy on record keeping.
What the standard says:
Keep accurate records
10.1 You must keep full, clear, and accurate records for everyone you care for, treat, or provide other services to.
10.2 You must complete all records promptly and as soon as possible after providing care, treatment or other services.
Keep records secure
10.3 You must keep records secure by protecting them from loss, damage or inappropriate access.