Register, December, 1999, No. 528
Minimum standards for patient health care records.
Med 21.01 Authority and purpose.
The rules in this chapter are adopted by the board under the authority of ss. 15.08 (5) (b)
, 227.11 (2)
and 448.40 (1)
, Stats., to govern the practice of physicians and physician assistants in the preparation and retention of patient health care records.
Each patient health care record entry shall be dated, shall identify the practitioner, and shall be sufficiently legible to allow interpretation by other practitioners for the benefit of the patient.