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Patient Register

Type

PIB

Public Hospitals Act R.S.0 1990, c. P.40

Description

Register of all patients receiving care at the Hospital 

Location

Common - Clinical areas

Format

Paper, Electronic

Information Maintained

Patient name, demographic and contact information, medical record number and OHIP number, date of visit and reason for visit, primary care and attending physician, emergency contact information, length of stay

Uses

Used to accurately identify patients and to link patient care information to the correct patient; maintain a complete record of all patient visits

Users

Registration staff, care providers, patient accounts

Individuals in Bank

Patients

Retention and Disposal

50 years