COURSE DESCRIPTION

 

Access to Medical Records

Course Length: 2hrs | CFR Reference: 29 CFR 1910.1020 | Course Required By: OSHA

Overview 

Access to Medical Records stresses the importance of employers ensuring that every employee is aware of their privacy rights relevant to exposure and medical records and of their rights or their designated representative rights to access their exposure and medical records. Each employer is responsible for assuring compliance with this standard.


Course Objectives
Upon completion of the Access to Medical Records course, the student will be familiar with:
 

  • Definitions concerning the right to access medical records

  • General explanation of the purpose for the release of the medical information

  • How to request a copy of medical and exposure records

  • Time requirement that the employers must provide medical and exposure records

  • OSHA's right to access medical and exposure records

  • Rights of the employers to protect trade secrets
     

Written Exam
Written and hands-on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course.

Retraining

Student is responsible for retraining every year.

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