Title 26 Chapter 21 Section 21

Utah Health Code
Health Care Facility Licensing and Inspection Act
Section 21
Authentication of medical records.


26-21-21.   Authentication of medical records.

            Any entry in a medical record compiled or maintained by a health care facility may be authenticated by identifying the author of the entry by:

            (1) a signature including first initial, last name, and discipline; or

            (2) the use of a computer identification process unique to the author that definitively identifies the author.

Enacted by Chapter 31, 1992 General Session