The NOM-004-SSA3-2012 is an official Mexican standard that establishes the minimal requirements for the creation, implementation, and upkeep of clinical expedites in healthcare facilities with the aim of ensuring the safety and caliber of healthcare services. This standard, which was released on January 9th, 2012, aims to establish guidelines about how medical care facilities must transport their patients' clinical records. The NOM-004-SSA3-2012 mandates that facilities must create and maintain a clinical expedient for each patient, which must include information necessary for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and patient health control. This information must include the patient's personal information, medical information on their health, and other pertinent details.
Main category: Health
Sub category: Services
Tags: expediente clinico health records nom 004