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DIVISION OF CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES
Children’s Mental Health Services
SUBJECT:
Progress Note Documentation Policy
POLICY NUMBER:
6.51
NUMBER OF PAGES: 7
EFFECTIVE DATE: March 4, 2008
ISSUED DATE:
March 3, 2008
REVIEWED BY:
Children’s Mental Health Management Team
DATE:
March 3, 2008
SUPERSEDES:
N/A
PAGES:
APPROVED BY:
Patricia Merrifield, Deputy Administrator
DATE:
March 3, 2008
APPROVED BY:
Commission on Mental Health and Developmental Services
DATE:
March 20, 2008
REFERENCES:
Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) 433B
Balance Budget Act of 1997/ HIPAA
Medicaid Services Manual
I.

POLICY
It is the policy of the Division of Child and Family Services to promote clear, focused, timely,
and accurate documentation in all child/youth records in order to ensure best practice service
delivery and to monitor, track and analyze child/youth outcomes and quality measures. The
documentation format to be used to support this policy shall be the Data, Assessment, Plan or
D.A.P. format.
Maintaining complete