Accession Number : ADA403241


Title :   Medical Services: Medical Record Administration and Health Care Documentation


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a403241.pdf


Report Date : 03 May 1999


Pagination or Media Count : 166


Abstract : This regulation prescribes policies for preparing and using medical reports and records in accordance with North Atlantic Treaty Organization standardization agreements (NATO STANAGs) 2348 and 2132 and quadripartite standardization agreement (QSTAG) 470. The purpose of a medical record is to provide a complete medical and dental history for patient care, medicolegal support, research, and education. A medical record also provides a means of communication where necessary to fulfill other Army functions (for example, identification of remains).


Descriptors :   *MEDICAL SERVICES , *RECORDS MANAGEMENT , *REGULATIONS , ARMY , DENTISTRY , HEALTH CARE FACILITIES , HISTORY , MEDICINE , MILITARY PUBLICATIONS , NATO , PATIENTS , POLICIES , REPORTS , STANDARDS


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Information Science
      Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE