May 29, 2023

Since the Standard of Practice: Consent requires RMTs to document consent within 24 hours after a treatment has occurred, this guidance about timing could be applied to other aspects of documentation (e.g., treatment notes) with some degree of flexibility. For example, an RMT could choose to complete treatment notes 24 to 48 hours after treatment, if it did not impact accuracy, and if the timing requirements for documenting consent were met. 2/2