You are the new office coordinator of a small multi-specialty group practice. You have been tasked with updating the office policies on medical records and confidentiality and training the employees on this important topic.
For this assignment you will:
Draft policies and procedures related to medical records and confidentiality in your group practice. This should include the following information in 3-5 pages, not including title page and reference page. You are expected to use a minimum of two references and utilize APA style:
- Define medical records and confidentiality
- Discuss legal standards and regulations related to medical records and confidentiality
- Outline policies related to medical records requirements and standards
- Outline policies and procedures related to confidentiality and access to records
- Discuss how these policies and procedures will be communicated to employees