Record Keeping Mandate

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    2 Videos
  • Enrolled
    57 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Medical record-keeping is an important aspect of patient care. Physicians must comply with all the regulatory requirements related to record-keeping. Records can be maintained in paper or electronic format. Physicians must establish custodianship
and clear accountabilities regarding medical records.

They must provide patients and authorized parties with access to, or copies of, all the medical records in their custody upon request. The Medical Council of India issues guidelines around the medical records. The records must be stored in a safe and secure environment. The medical records can serve as a legal document in cases of alleged medical negligence. Learn all about them in the course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • Physicians practicing Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Importance of medical record-keeping
  • Functions of medical records
  • Guidelines regulating the medical record maintenance


Dr. Kamalakar

CEO Admin in Premier Hospitals


He is a doctor with a post-graduation in hospital administration from Medvarsity. He has served in the army medical corps as Lt. Colonel and retired after 25 years of distinguished service. He is a Guest faculty at the University of Hyderabad/ ASCI for MBA courses and advisor to Adviser to IIHMR, Bangalore. He has published several articles in indexed journals, magazines, and newspapers. He has been adjudged BEST HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATOR OF THE YEAR 2015. Honored by Chairman, Parliamentary standing committee on Health at DELHI.
He is also the lead auditor, QMS ISO 9001-2015, certified Examiner IMCRB National Quality Award Malcolm Baldridge model, Six Sigma certified, and QMS Consultant- KPMG India.

For: intermediates

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