Hospitals: Ohio offers no direct guidance for medical records retention policy in the form of state law or code. Consult LINK for more on what to do when your state offers limited legal guidelines for records retention policy, or contact Cariend to learn more about retention policy in Ohio.
Physicians: The provider of a health care service must retain medical records for Medicaid patients for six (6) years from the date of discharge.
OHIO ADMIN. CODE § 2913.40