Credit Hours: 2
Record Keeping and Documentation
Guidelines for everyday practice!

CE Credits: Continuing Education (CE) credit is administered by Life Chiropractic College West.

Format: Reading materials and videos (On-Demand, Self-Paced)
Approval Expiration: This course needs to be completed by 12/31/2023.

2 CE hours available for the Chiropractic Boards of:

USA:  Alaska, Arizona (AZCE23128), Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (PACE 7648), Maine (PACE 7648), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota (PACE 7648), Missouri (PACE 7648), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada (PACE 7648), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (NYSCB 4360), North Carolina (PACE 7648), North Dakota (PACE 7648), Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota (PACE 7648), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming.

CANADA: British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Ontario.


Continuing Education (CE) credit is administered by Life Chiropractic College West (Life West) – A PACE approved provider. Chiropractic Online CE™ is sponsored by Life Chiropractic College West.

Course Format

This is an online self-paced program, giving you the flexibility to complete your CE requirements, at home, at work or anywhere with an Internet connection. You can log in and log out as many times as you wish. You will have unlimited online access to the course during its approval period. Do you have some free time between patient appointments? Why not use this time to progress through this CE course!

Course Description and Content

This course focuses on topics related to record-keeping and documentation in clinical practice. The course includes examples of record-keeping for the initial patient encounter, SOAP notes, and narrative reports.  


This course includes a short online multiple-choice quiz. When you have completed the learning material, you will be able to access the quiz.

Certificate of Completion

When you have completed the course, you will be able to immediately download your Certificate of Completion.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be better able to:

  • Understand the general principles of clinical record keeping
  • Create a thorough record of  the initial patient encounter
  • Create a thorough record of all subsequent patient encounters
  • Create an appropriate narrative report


Only one payment of $40.00 (USD). No ongoing subscriptions! No monthly commitments!

Complete the course in 3 easy steps!

1. Purchase the CE Course.
2. Complete the learning activities at your pace.
3. Complete the multiple-choice quizzes when it suits you and then download your Certificate of Completion. If you have any questions, please contact us.

100% Money Back Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with this course, we offer a 100% money back guarantee. We will refund your fees provided your written request is received within 14 days from the date of purchase. Please note that Chiropractic Online CE cannot provide you with a refund if you have already completed the course and downloaded your Certificate of Completion.

System and Equipment Requirements

This CE course has been optimized to work on personal computers, tablets and smartphones when using the most recent versions of Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari.

Course Author

Elham Nia, DC, BSc, MSc  –  Dr. Nia is the founder of Chiropractic Online CE. He graduated as a Doctor of Chiropractic from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1982, received a Master of Applied Science (Musculoskeletal Management) and a Graduate Diploma in Education in Australia. Dr. Nia was an undergraduate and postgraduate lecturer at RMIT University (Melbourne, Australia) for 14 years. He has conducted numerous postgraduate continuing education and professional development seminars and workshops on topics including spinal rehabilitation, diagnosis and management of myofascial trigger points, physical examination and therapeutic modalities. His presentations have been attended by a diverse range of healthcare practitioners including chiropractors, osteopaths, physical therapists and general medical practitioners. For the last 10 years, his focus has been on the production of an extensive collection of online continuing professional development for chiropractors in Australia and New Zealand ( He is now pleased to offer the same high-quality online CE courses to Doctors of Chiropractic in the United States and Canada (


Our CE courses are designed to meet the Chiropractic licensing requirements of your State or Province. However, some States or Provinces do not allow online or distance learning for earning CE credits and some do not allow a course to be taken more than once within the same relicensing period. If you have questions or concerns about this CE course meeting your Board’s approval, we recommend you contact your Board directly to obtain pertinent information.

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