Which of the following statements is not true of the process that should be
followed in making corrections in paper-based health record entries?
One of the responsibilities of the HIM Assistant Director is to conduct monitor
patient record access using an EMR audit trail. During the review, she discovers
that a HIM employee who has rights to the system is printing an excessive
number of patient records, more than the average user. In this case, what should
the HIM AD do?
Mary Black, RHIT is the ROI supervisor. She was served with a court order
demanding release of a specific patient’s protected health record. As supervisor,
Mary will be required to:
Determine whether she feels the release should occur based on the case
Request the patient’s authorization before releasing the record
Comply with the order as directed by law