Patient Testing Records and Instrument Printouts

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Category

Healthcare

Maintainer

Emory Medical Laboratory Services

Retention Period

Retain for three years for after test,(pathology, cytology, or immunohematology testing see individual retention instructions), then dispose of.

Citation

Ga. Comp. R & Regs. 290-5-29-.13

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