The Electronic Medical Record: Definition and
contents of the EMR. You will want to include some of the Joint
Commission’s requirements pertaining to what should be included in the
medical record and when entries should be completed.
HIPAA/Confidentiality: Provide an overview of
HIPAA and the level of confidentiality that the patient can expect from
Three Mountains Regional Hospital.
Release of Information: Explain the process for a
patient to obtain either copies or sections of their medical records.
Discuss that information cannot be shared without their express
Privacy Pledge: Craft a privacy pledge statement informing the patient that they can trust that their information will remain private.