Accession Number : ADA212371

Title :   A Study to Evaluate the Relationship of Current Radiographic Film Management Practices on Risk Management at William Beaumont Army Medical Center.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 85-Jul 86,

Corporate Author : ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATI ON

Personal Author(s) : Fletcher, Joyce A.

Report Date : AUG 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : This study was performed to evaluate the relationship of current 85/86 radiographic film management practices on risk management at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso Texas. The study concluded that the Department of Radiology's goals for film file accountability were not attained. The Department of Radiology's goals for film file maintenance were not attained but the JCAH standards as established for the Radiology Service, Medical Records and Quality Assurance standards were accomplished for this timeframe. Keywords: File maintenance; Medical records; Records; Management; William Beaumont Army Medical Center (WBAMC), Quality Assurance (QA), Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). (KT)

Descriptors :   *FILES(RECORDS), *X RAY FILM, *MEDICAL SERVICES, ARMY FACILITIES, FILMS, JOBS, MAINTENANCE, MANAGEMENT, MEDICINE, QUALITY ASSURANCE, RADIOLOGY, RECORDS, RISK, SAFETY, STANDARDS, TEXAS.

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE