Are you keeping your patients’ medical records long enough to be compliant with legal requirements? Are you aware of the retention requirements by CMS on records for Medicare Advantage patients? Watch the video to find out!
Since its initial passage in 1996, the HIPAA law has been implemented and expanded by regulations that have not always been easily understood by providers. This article is intended to consolidate and update ICS information about access to, disclosure of, and copying fees for patient medical records.
With no specific timeframe listed in Illinois law; all facets of law must be considered when determining how long to keep medical records. This video provides insight into the records retention requirements in place.