250. Medical Records

250.998 Medical Record Fees-Guidelines


Physicians may charge a reasonable cost-based fee for the copying of medical records. The reasonable cost-based fee may include the costs of supplies for and the labor of copying the medical records, as well as postage.
(RES-2, AM 2002; Reaffirmed, BOD-1, AM 2014)


250.999 Access to Physicians’ Personal Medical Records


The Colorado Medical Society opposes the request and use of medical record releases for physicians’ individual medical records by hospitals, other credentialing and privileging entities, and other similar entities.
(RES-25, AM 2000; Reaffirmed, BOD-1, AM 2014)