Description: Medical records; allow hospitals to retire X-ray film after retention period without notifying patient.
History of Actions:
|1||01/07/97||(H)||Referred To Public Health and Welfare|
|2||02/04/97||(H)||Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 1997|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|3/5ths vote required||No|
Principal Author: Short
Code Section: A 041-0009-0069
Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-9-69, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ALLOW HOSPITALS TO RETIRE X-RAY FILM AFTER THE REQUIRED RETENTION PERIOD WITHOUT HAVING TO ATTEMPT TO NOTIFY THE PATIENT OR OBTAIN THE PATIENT'S CONSENT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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