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.
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Remove the superseded pages and replace with the enclosed.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