Registry of Surgical Procedures

No description.

Category

Healthcare

Maintainer

Health Information Management

Retention Period

Retain for ten years after the surgery for an adult then dispose of. Retain until 27th birthday for a minor then dispose of.

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