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Md. Code Regs. - Instructions for handling medical records upon discontinuation of medical practice

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When a health care provider discontinues medical practice, the health care provider must immediately secure the medical records until the medical records are:

  • Transferred to another health care provider who will be assuming the medical practice;
  • Given to the patient;
  • Transferred to a new health care provider at the patient's direction; or
  • Destroyed.

Current as of June 2015