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How to Master Your Medical Record Management with Chris McGuire

About the Episode

We delve into the crucial world of medical record management with Chris McGuire, the seasoned General Manager of Records Access Services Canada (RASCI). With over 15 years in the field, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge about the nuances and necessities of handling patient data securely and efficiently, especially as healthcare providers navigate their career transitions.We'll explore the often-overlooked aspects of preparing for practice closure, the implications of mishandling records, and how RASCI assists physicians in ensuring that their patient's health records are maintained impeccably.

Whether you're a healthcare provider nearing retirement, a locum trying to navigate record keeping, or just interested in the behind-the-scenes of healthcare operations, this episode offers invaluable insights into managing one of the most critical components of medical practice: the patient records.

Objectives and Discussions

(3:01) Behind the Scenes of Medical Record Keeping Explore the intricate processes and challenges involved in maintaining accurate and confidential medical records.

(10:12) How to Set Up a Payment for Storage Contracts Learn the essential steps to establish effective payment terms for contracts related to medical record storage.

(16:18) Thinning Your Records? Discover strategies for responsibly reducing the bulk of outdated or unnecessary medical records.

(24:27) Natural Disasters and Physical Records Discuss the impact of natural disasters on physical medical records and the importance of preparedness and recovery plans.

(34:30) Violation & Fines?! Examine the potential legal consequences, including violations and fines, that healthcare providers face when medical records are mishandled.

(42:00) Nurses, Dentists, & Specialists Delve into the management and use of medical records for specialists.

More Resources:

RASCI: https://www.rasci.ca/

Podcast Episode: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/cherry-live-healthcare/episodes/36--How-to-Master-Your-Medical-Record-Management--Chris-McGuire-e2j6cq71

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