Whether we like it or not, we need to look at the facesheet

Source: https://soundphysicians.com/blog/2020/10/01/diagnosing-sepsis-in-2020/

Reflecting on September and Sepsis Awareness Month, I harken back to my early training about the “facesheet,” the part of the medical record that contains the patient’s demographic and insurance information. Whether my patients have Medicare, Medicaid, commercial insurance, or no insurance at all, I’ve always administered treatments and made every effort to…