2019 Tennessee Code
Title 68 - Health, Safety and Environmental Protection
Health
Chapter 11 - Health Facilities and Resources
Part 3 - Medical Records Act of 1974
§ 68-11-308. Records of closed hospitals retained.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 68-11-308 (2019)
  • (a) If any hospital is finally closed, its hospital records shall be delivered and turned over, in good order and properly indexed for convenient reference, to the department, which shall store, retain, retire and provide access to the information in the same manner as is provided for by hospitals.

  • (b) In its discretion, the department may also exercise like authority, and to the same effect, with respect to reproduction of such hospital records as is conferred in § 68-11-306.

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