§ 107.54. Medical audit.

 (a)  Medical audit shall include periodic review, on a sample or other basis, of the care rendered to patients in every medical department of the hospital. The audit shall cover admission, length of stay and professional services furnished.

 (b)  The medical audit process should include both practitioners and allied health professionals from the hospital staff and should be interdisciplinary in nature.

 (c)  Minutes shall be taken at all medical audit committee meetings, and these minutes made available to the medical staff on a regular basis in accordance with established policy. These minutes shall be retained on file for no less than two years.

Authority

   The provisions of this §  107.54 issued under 67 Pa.C.S. § §  6101—6104; and Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1973 (71 P. S. §  755-2).

Source

   The provisions of this §  107.54 amended September 19, 1980, effective September 20, 1980, 10 Pa.B. 3761. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (37804).



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