No database is perfect, and small errors can creep in without notice. That’s why the Checking Data Files routine has 9 steps, looking for and correcting as it goes. The last step of checking the raw data looks for a rare problem where data gets duplicated into an extra column. We added a special report as well so we can see exactly which patients have a problem.
And, as we have been doing for years, there’s a few more tasty quotes for your handyworking enjoyment.