a problem-oriented record takes into account four components of patient-centered care. They are a database with history, physical exams and mental status; a problem list based on that data base; a comprehensive treatment plan for each and every problem and progress notes showing the amount of progress made on each problem.

PROBLEM-ORIENTED RECORD (POR): “The problem-oriented record proved to be invaluable in the treatment.”
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