How important is documentation? Very! Physical Therapist Assistants must provide the proper documentation to assure all forms of reimbursement (including third party) for their services. And, appropriate documentation also addresses issues of patient confidentiality, HIPAA requirements, and the ever-increasing demands of legal and ethical practice in a litigious society. Build your students documentation skills and their confidence, step by step, with the guidance and practice they ll find inside the 3rd Edition. They ll be prepared to meet the technological challenges of today...and tomorrow.Bircher, Wendy D. is the author of 'Lukan's Documentation for Physical Therapist Assistants ', published 2007 under ISBN 9780803617094 and ISBN 0803617097.