A 39-year-old member asked:
are paper medical records more secure than electronic health records?
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Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
Usually 7 years: Paper charts- 7 years. This may differ by state. Advantage of emr is they can be preserved for ever. Paper charts may not be as secure as electronic charts if proper precautions are taken.
5750 viewsAnswered Oct 29, 2018
Last updated Oct 29, 2018
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