Transmittal Notice 83-05
This transmittal revises the Indian Health Manual to indicate that incident reports are to be filed as administrative reports and not medical records, and deletes Section 1-6.5. The reference to Medical Audits in Section 1-6.5 has been made obsolete by Indian Health Circular No. 81-9, Compliance Standards with the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals and Health Care Financing Administration.
/Everett R. Rhoades, M.D./
Everett R. Rhoades, M.D.
Assistant Surgeon General
Director, Indian Health Service
Part 1, Chapter 6, Section 4, pages 3 & 4.
Parts 1-6.4, and 1-6.5 pages 3 & 4, TN No. 70.2.
Remove the superseded pages and replace with the enclosed. Pen and ink change in Table of Contents. Change PHS -2010 to HSA-123.
Distribution: PHS 110 - 129 Tab d
Date: April 8, 1983