Replace Article 15 of Law 26,529. Sanctioned: November 28, 2012 Enacted in Fact: January 8, 2013
The Senate and Chamber of Deputies of the Argentine Nation, meeting in Congress, etc., are sanctioned by law:
ARTICLE 1-Substitute Article 15 of Law 26,529 by the following:
Article 15: Seats. Without prejudice to the provisions of the preceding articles and to the provisions of the regulations, in the medical history it must be established: (a) the date of commencement of their preparation; (b) the identification of the patient and his family; (c) the identification data of the intervener and his/her specialty; (d) clear and precise records of the acts performed by the professionals and (e) genetic, physiological and pathological background of the patient, if any; (f) In the case of dental medical records, they must contain dental records that permit the identification of the patient; (g) Any medical act performed or indicated, in the case of prescription and supply drugs, treatments, practices, main and complementary studies related to the presumptive diagnosis and in their case of certainty, constances of intervention of specialists, diagnosis, prognosis, procedure, evolution and all other inherent activity, especially income and medical high. The seats corresponding to those set out in points (d), (e), (f) and (g) of this Article shall be carried out on the basis of universal nomenclatures and models adopted and updated by the World Health Organisation, which shall: implementing authority shall establish and update by regulatory means. For the case of point (f), the dental register, which is an integral part of the medical history, must be made up to individualize the dental parts of the patient in a standardized form, according to the double or binary system, according to the the marking and colour system to be established by the regulation.
ARTICLE 2-Contact the national executive branch.
GIVEN IN THE SESSION HALL OF THE ARGENTINE CONGRESS, IN BUENOS AIRES,
TWENTY-EIGHT DAYS OF THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER OF THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND TWELVE.
-REGISTERED UNDER NO 26,812-
BELOVED BOUDOU. -JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Gervasio Bozzano. -Juan H. Estrada.
Date of publication: 21/01/2013