Fines for physician medical records dating
The appointment is automatically revoked if the person appointed ceases to be a medical practitioner.
(4) If a medical corporation contravenes this Part or Schedule 4, the person appointed under this clause to be responsible for record keeping by the corporation at the time of the contravention is taken to have contravened the provision that the corporation contravened.
If a person is provided with a medical treatment or other medical service by a medical practitioner in a hospital, the function of making and keeping a record in respect of the patient may be delegated to a person other than the medical practitioner, but only if: (a) the record is made and kept in accordance with the rules and protocols of the hospital, and (b) the medical practitioner ensures the record is made and kept in accordance with this Schedule.(1) A medical practitioner or medical corporation must, in accordance with this Part and Schedule 4, make and keep a record, or ensure that a record is made and kept, for each patient of the medical practitioner or medical corporation.(2) A contravention of subclause (1) by a medical practitioner does not constitute an offence but may constitute behaviour for which health, conduct or performance action may be taken.(3) In this clause: means the date the patient concerned was last provided with a medical treatment or other medical service by the medical practitioner or medical corporation who provided that treatment or those services.(1) If a medical practitioner or medical corporation disposes of a medical practice, the practitioner or corporation is taken to have complied with clause 9 if the practitioner or corporation makes reasonable efforts to ensure the records are kept in accordance with that clause.