Standards for general practices

Core module

Introduction to Core Standard 6

        1. Introduction to Core Standard 6

Last revised: 24 Feb 2023

Core Standard 6

Information management

Our practice has an effective system for managing patient information.

Information management refers to the management, storage and disposal of records (paper and electronic), and the technology used to do this. You are required to comply with the relevant state/territory and federal laws relating to the collection, storage, use, disclosure and disposal of patients’ health and personal details.