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Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Alabama

 

Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Alabama

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Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access Ala. Admin. Code r. 420-5-7-.05 Patient Rights Hospitals are required to protect patients’ rights.  Hospitals must inform patients of their rights before furnishing or...
Joint Guidelines Of The State Board Of Medical Examiners And Medical Licensure Commission For Medical Records Management - ALA. ADMIN. CODE r. 540-X-9-.10 Physicians must maintain accurate, well-documented records that reflect a patient’s medical history, diagnosis and treatment course. ...
Joint Guidelines Of The State Board Of Medical Examiners And Medical Licensure Commission For Medical Records Management - ALA. ADMIN. CODE R. 545-X-4-.08 Physicians should maintain patient medical records for as long as necessary for treatment purposes, and for any additional time as is legally...
Medical record services under the Alabama State Board of Health regulations - ALA. ADMIN. CODE r. 420-5-7-.13 A hospital must have a medical record service to maintain medical records for each inpatient and outpatient. Medical records must be accurate,...