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.




Emory Medical Laboratory Services

Retention Period

Retain 10 years from end of calendar year.


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