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Security of Health Information in Minnesota

        Minnesota law protects the security of health information by requiring that electronic records systems used in medical assistance programs have encryption capabilities, signature verification, and physical safeguards.1



  • 1. MN ADC 9505.2197


Security of Health Information in Minnesota

Subtopic Statute/Regulation Description
Security of Health Information MN ADC 4658.0470 Retention, Storage and Retrieval The medical record of a nursing home resident must be keptafte for five yearsr death or discharge.  All...
MN ADC 4658.0475 Computerization A nursing home that converts to an electronic health information system must establish policies and procedures to establish a secure...
MN ADC 9505.2197 Vendor’s Responsibility for Electronic Records A vendor or provider that participates in medical assistance programs (such as Medicare or...