Quality Control Records

This series documents quality control programs enacted to ensure that accurate test results are reported. This series may include, but is not limited to: performance specifications, requisitions, instrument documentation, and specimen identification and tracking records.

Category

Healthcare

Maintainer

Emory Medical Laboratory Services

Retention Period

Retain 10 years from end of calendar year.

Citations

42 CFR 493.1105; Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 111-8-10-.26

Disposition Instructions

Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded 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: September 25, 2017