§164.526(a) Standard: Right to amend. (1) Right to amend. An individual has the right to have a covered entity amend protected health information or a record about the individual in a designated record set for as long as the protected health information is maintained in the designated record set.

Audit Inquiry

Has the covered entity implemented policies and procedures consistent with the established performance criterion regarding an individual’s right to amend their PHI in a designated record set?

Obtain and review policies and procedures allowing an individual the right to amend protected health information in a designated health record set.