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Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Georgia

 

Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Georgia

Subtopic Statute/Regulation Description
Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access Ga. Code Ann., § 31-33-2 Conditions and procedures for copying records A provider who has custody over a patient’s medical record must retain the record for at least 10...
Ga. Code Ann., § 31-33-3 Costs of copying and mailing; patient's rights as to records Unless the request is specifically related to providing required material for the...
Medical records under the Department of Community Health regulations - GA. COMP. R. & REGS. § 111-8-40-.18 Hospitals must retain patient records for 5 years. In the case of a minor patient, medical records must be retained 5 years after a patient turns 18...