Articles and Insights on Closing a Practice

AUG 01, 2014
Medical Records Disposition When Closing a Practice
Susan Shepard, MSN, RN
The physician or physician group practice is responsible for making appropriate arrangements for the disposition of medical records when a practice closes.

JUN 19, 2014
Medical Record Retention
Richard Cahill, JD.
A number of variables affect the length of time a physician should keep a medical record, such as state and federal laws, medical board and association policies, and the type of record (for example, an adult patient versus a pediatric patient record).

FEB 01, 2009
Patient Safety Information for Closing a Practice
Follow these guidelines for emergent or nonemergent practice closures.

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