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Record Retention

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Managing Professional Risks | Patient Records, Charting, and Documentation Protocols
Record Retention
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The length of time a practice should keep dental records after a patient’s last visit will vary according to state laws and the provisions of contracted dental benefit plans. It’s a good rule of thumb to check with your attorney, state dental board or state dental association for specific information regarding the requirements in your state. ...