SOAP is an acronym that stands for Subjective, Objective, Assessment, and Plan. The comprehensive SOAP note is to be written usi
With your instructor’s permission, you may write an episodic SOAP note in place of the comprehensive. The episodic SOAP note is to be written using the attached template below.
For all the SOAP note assignments, you will write a SOAP note about one of your patients and use the following acronym:
S =Subjective data: Patient’s Chief Complaint (CC).O =Objective data: Including client behavior, physical assessment, vital signs, and meds.A =Assessment: Diagnosis of the patient’s condition. Include differential diagnosis.P =Plan: Treatment, diagnostic testing, and follow up
- Your SOAP note should be clear and concise and students will lose points for improper grammar, punctuation, and misspelling.
- Attention: Complete and submit the assignment using the appropriate template in MS Word by 11:59 PM ET Friday.