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TAR (Treatment Administration Record)
Similar to the MAR except used for treatments and other patient care activities. The treatment administration record whether on paper or electronic as an eTAR refers to the functions of treatment administration including clinical documentation. This function done correctly assists and supports the administration of the ordered treatments to the correct patient, at the proper time and with all desired safeguards for patient safety properly followed. Wound care and other special treatments can be fully and correctly documented.