AHIMA's Long-Term Care Health Information Practice and Documentation Guidelines

Practice Guidelines for LTC Health Information and Record Systems


Record Systems, Organization and Maintenance

Audits and Quality Monitoring

Discharge Record Processing

Filing and Retrieval

Storage Systems

Retention

Destruction

Physical Security of Manual/Paper Records

Confidentiality and Release of Information

Coding and Reimbursement

Indexes and Registries

Minimum Statistical Reporting


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