The Omnibus HIPAA Final Rules were discussed at the PMN/MLC on-line meeting on June 11, 2013.
Each state has a law about how long medical providers have to retain medical records. The time ranges between 5-10 years depending on the state. Some states require providers to maintain records longer if the patient is under 18. If you are a Medicare provider, you should keep patient records 10 years since Medicare can … Read more