Pulmonary Function Test

Records that document the requesting, completion, and evaluation of pulmonary function tests.




Health Information Management

Retention Period

Transfer to patient medical record.

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