Proceedings of the International Conference on Law Reform (INCLAR 2019)

Legal Aspect of Patient’s Medical Record

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Bambang Dwi Hs
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Bambang Dwi Hs
Available Online 4 March 2020.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200226.015How to use a DOI?
Keywords
medical record, medical disputes
Abstract

Activities related to health services between patients / patients or their families and doctors as individuals or in hospitals will be recorded in the medical service record folder called the Medical Record. In various cases of health service disputes, medical record have a very important role in the aspect as evidence in court. The better the medical record, the more legal protection will be given to patients, doctors and hospitals. Medical record are often used as a basis for defense / legal protection for doctors. Medical record are files containing record and documents about patients identities, examination result, treatment program and other medical measures in health care facilities. Legal problems often arise that are directly related to the management / treatment of their Medical Record. The value of Medical Record are called as “ALFRED VALUES” which is interpreted: Adrministrative value, Legal value, Financial value. Reseach value, Eduvation value and Documentation value. Medical record can function as a legal document, namely as a valuable evidence as an expert witness but its depend on judge decision. Sometimes, Medical Record can be use as a key witness to dispute resolution in health services both in hospitals and in individual clinics. Medical record can be used as a basic data to prove the presence or absence of errors As evidence at the trial. The position of the medical record is very dependent on the judge’s judgment. The judge greatly determines the relevance and position of the medical record at the trial. Medical record are also very important for evaluating health services and evaluating staff performance in order to reduce morbidity and prevent mortality.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the International Conference on Law Reform (INCLAR 2019)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
4 March 2020
ISBN
978-94-6252-916-8
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.200226.015How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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