67:16:05:06.01. Medical records. A home health agency must maintain a medical record for each individual receiving services. The medical record must contain documentation verifying that the claimed service was performed and was authorized by the attending physician. The individual's medical record must be made available on request to the department, the Medicaid fraud control unit of the Attorney General's Office, or representatives of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Medical records must be retained for six years.
Source: 16 SDR 111, effective January 7, 1990; 16 SDR 233, effective July 1, 1990.
General Authority: SDCL 28-6-1.
Law Implemented: SDCL 28-6-1.
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