Guidelines

Patient Condition Report Guidelines

Regional Health facilities follow guidelines regarding the release of patient condition reports under federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations.

The guidelines pertain to Rapid City Regional Hospital, Custer Regional Hospital in Custer, Spearfish Regional Hospital in Spearfish, Lead-Deadwood Regional Hospital in Deadwood, and Sturgis Regional Hospital in Sturgis. They also pertain to Regional Health Medical Clinics, Senior Care, Facilities and all other owned entities.

For more information on patient condition reports:

Patient Condition Report Guidelines (Full document)
Patient Condition Report Definitions
South Dakota Code of Cooperation (Full Document)