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Resources

  • South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) www.sabs.co.za
    • Postal address: Private Bag X191, Pretoria 0001
    • Tel: 012 428 6883
    • Fax: 012 428 6928
    • email sales@sabs.co.za
  • Health Professions Council of South Africa www.hpcsa.co.za
  • Guidelines for the Management of Patients with HIV Infection or Aids, Booklet 8 (July 2002)
  • Confidentiality: Protecting and Providing Information (second edition), Booklet 11 (May 2007)
  • Guidelines on the Keeping of Patient Records (second edition) Booklet 15 (May 2007)
  • Royal College of Physicians, London www.rcplondon.ac.uk
  • Generic Medical Record Keeping Standards (August 2007) [12 essential standards]
  • International Council on Archives www.ica.org
  • Principles and Functional Requirements for Records in Electronic Office Environments [Training manuals in three modules]
  • International Records Management Trust www.irmt.org
  • Managing Hospital Records [Module 16 of the Trust’s Management of Public Sector Records Study Programme. The material is particularly relevant for hospitals with limited resources.]
  • ICD-10 National Task Team www.doh.gov.za/docs/reports/2007/nhis/acknow.pdf
  • Patient Confidentiality Subcommittee Report (2007)
  • National Health Act 2003 www.acts.co.za/national_health/index.html.