Healthcare Records Management

Introduction

The Kenyan health sectors possess and control the largest set of health and personal information data in the country. Information that begins with basic name and address details develops extraordinarily quickly into personal information, personal records, financial data, and so on. Under current data law, all information gathered by the health sector MUST comply with regulatory legislation including full and proper procedure in Data Protection compliance, Freedom of Information, as well as the National Hospitals standards and Code of Practice process. Effective management of such information, as well as regular information updates is a legal requirement to ensure the efficient operation and delivery of a high quality service to patients. Read More