Hospitals: North Dakota enforces a patient record retention period of ten (10) years for hospitals, and in the case of minor patients, ten (10) years or until the patient’s 21st birthday, whichever is longer.
Physicians: North Dakota does not offer direct medical records retention guidance to private practices. Consult LINK for more on what to do when your state offers limited legal guidelines for records retention policy.
N.D. ADMIN. CODE § 33-07-01.1-20