Safeguarding the medical record
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Safeguarding the medical record a guide for use in establishing hospital policy respecting the preservation and controlled release of the medical record and the information which it contains. by Alberta Hospital Association

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Published in Edmonton .
Written in English


  • Hospital records,
  • Medical records

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAlberta Association of Medical Record Librarians
LC ClassificationsRA976 A54
The Physical Object
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18405377M

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