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time limit for keeping charges/receipts

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    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone have any suggestions as to how long a practice should keep Archive records for E.O.B.'s, daily batches and daily postings? (paper trail) Not looking for legal advice just a general rule of thumb of how long other practices keep records. Needing to move records to different storage facility and need imput please....

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    Sioux Falls South Dakota
    Most things I've read suggest 7 years; some say 10. Not legal advice, just what I've read and heard at audio conferences/webinars.

    Lucinda (Cindy) McGarry, CPC-P
    Applications Specialist
    Avera Health Plans
    Education Office Sioux Falls SD Local Chapter
    Past President Sioux Falls SD Local Chapter

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