Importance of Notifying Patient of Closure
Importance of Notifying Other Key Stakeholders of Closure
Transfer and Access to Medical Records
Retention of Medical Records
Details are provided on when and how to notify patients and other key stakeholders including sample letters informing the patients of the closure. In addition, the lesson provides the legal obligation of informing employees of the closure, selling office furniture and equipment, disposal of drug samples along with the transfer/retaining the patient medical records and storing them.
Note: Since this course was created new privacy legislation has come into effect. To understand your role in managing patient records visit the PHIA (Personal Health Information Act) webpage.