Claims and Charges
Retain for ten years after the fiscal year then dispose of.
U.S.C. 3729, 3731; Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorney, Document Retention Schedule, March 2003.
Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.
Last Updated: December 31, 2008