Timeliness and completeness o Printing - Factors influencing retention periods o Federal laws (Medicare = 5 years) o State laws o Statutes of limitations o Joint Commission and other accreditation standards o AHIMA recommendations o Operational needs - AHIMA recommendations for destruction of paper records: o Burning o Shredding o Pulping o Pulverizing - AHIMA recommendations for permanent destruction of electronic records: o Physical destruction of the storage media o Shredding o Overwriting of hard drives o Degaussing
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- Spring '17
- Julie Wulf-Plimpton
- Law, AHIMA, Individual providers