The manual contains health record and medico-legal policies and procedures for application in community health facilities only.

Health Records and Information Manual Index

Amendments

Where a number appears at the bottom of an amended page (e.g. 13(29/01/13) - amendment number, date) an alteration has been made or new section included.

Amendments 56 to 60
This document contains amendments reflecting the provisions of the following policy directives, guideline and information bulletin as notified by Strategic Relations and Communications on the dates indicated:

  • PD2015_047 Photo and Video Imaging in Cases of Suspected Child Sexual Abuse, Physical Abuse and Neglect - 29 October 2015
  • PD2016_025 Child Related Allegations, Charges and Convictions against NSW Health Staff - 30 June 2016
  • PD2016_047 Employment Checks - Criminal Record Checks and Working with Children Checks - 20 October 2016
  • GL2015_012 Non-Admitted Patient Data Collection Transition from WebNAP to EDWARD Reporting - 8 October 2015
  • IB2016_039 Non-Admitted Patient Data Collection: Changes for Reporting via WebNAP effective 1 July 2016 - 18 August 2016

Amendments 51 to 55
This document contains amendments reflecting the provisions of the following policy directive and information bulletins as notified by Strategic Relations and Communications on the dates indicated:

  • IB2015_057 Notification of Acute Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease NSW Public Health Act 2010 - 1 October 2015
  • PD2016_036 Adoption Act 2000 - Release of Information - 25 August 2016<
  • IB2016_047 Health Records and Medical/Clinical Reports – Rates - 22 September 2016
  • IB2016_060 Fee for Cremation Certificates issued by Salaried Medical Practitioners of Public Hospitals - 22 December 2016
  • IB2016_012 Public Health Act 2010 - Notification of Fees - 7 April 2016​​​​​

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