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007.05.10-61. Physical Facilities, Health Information Unit.

AR ADC 007.05.10-61Arkansas Administrative Code

West's Arkansas Administrative Code
Title 007. Department of Health
Division 05. Health Facility Services
Rule 10. Rules for Critical Access Hospitals in Arkansas (Refs & Annos)
Ark. Admin. Code 007.05.10-61
007.05.10-61. Physical Facilities, Health Information Unit.
The following rooms and areas shall be provided:
A. Health Information Director's office or space;
B. Review and dictating room(s) or spaces;
C. Work area for sorting, recording, or microfilming records;
D. Medical record storage (Refer to Section 61A.26); and
Rooms for patient medical records and archived patient medical records that remain onsite shall be kept in a one hour fire rated enclosure or protected by a sprinkler system; protected by a security system and a smoke detection system. Circulating records at the nurses' station or in active working areas are excluded from this requirement. The records shall be protected against undue destruction from dust, vermin, water, etc


Amended Jan. 1, 2016.
<Statutory authority: Promulgated under the Authority of Ark. Code Ann. ยง 20-7-123, 20-9-201 et seq.>
Current with amendments received through May 15, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credit for details.
Ark. Admin. Code 007.05.10-61, AR ADC 007.05.10-61
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