Operating Room Records and Charge Sheets

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Category

Healthcare

Maintainer

Surgery

Retention Period

Retain for ten years after date of surgery then dispose of.

Citations

Ga. Comp. R. & Reg. 290-5-6-.11; O.C.G.A. 9-3-71; O.C.G.A. 9-3-72; O.C.G.A. 51-1-11

Disposition Instructions

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