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Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Wyoming

 

Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access in Wyoming

Subtopic Statute/Regulation Description
Medical Records Collection, Retention, and Access Enforcement of Rights Related to Medical Records-Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 35-2-616 Any patient harmed because of a violation of his or her rights related to medical records (regarding access, confidentiality, etc.) may maintain an...
Grounds for Suspension, Revocation, and Restriction for Physicians and Surgeons-Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 33-26-402 These requirements apply to physicians and surgeons.    The Wyoming state board of medicine may refuse to renew, and may revoke,...
Hospital Denial of Examination-Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 35-2-612 A hospital may deny a patient requested access to health care information if the hospital reasonably concludes that: Knowledge of the health care...
Patient access to physician medical records-Wyo. Admin. & Info. Code R. Board of Medicine, ch. 3 § 4 A patient may submit an appropriate, signed, written request for release of information contained in the patient's medical records. Within a...
Requirements for Patient Examination and Copying of Records-Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 35-2-611 A patient may submit a written request to examine or copy all or part of the patient's recorded health care information. As promptly as required...
WYO. STAT. ANN. § 35-2-606 - Disclosure of health care information by hospital under the public health and safety law A hospital may not disclose health information without a patient’s written authorization, except as authorized by WYO. STAT. ANN. § 35-2-...
Right to access to medical records (Access by representative or other person authorized by the patient through informed consent; copying fees, or other requirements (e.g., requirement to give patient access in electronic format)) Wyo. Code R. § 024-052-003 - Patient access to physician medical records. The paper, microfilm, or data storage unit upon which the patient's information is maintained belongs to the physician and/or health care facility in...