The Records Storage and Retention Program aims to provide members with financial support to offset costs of midwifery records storage and retention.
All registered MABC members residing in B.C. that have records created in B.C. will be eligible to apply for funding as follows:
1. Have you taken action and incurred the costs of paper records storage? If you have your receipt, you can apply for retroactive funding:
2. Do you have past midwifery paper records that you want to have stored with MedRecords?
If you apply between August 1, 2023, and October 31, 2023, MABC will cover all costs associated with transporting and storing these records. After October 31, 2023, members will incur a cost for this service.
Members who have recently closed (after April 1, 2022) or are planning to close their practice are eligible for the costs associated with electronic record conversion and storage to be covered by the MABC.
3. If you closed your practice after April 1, 2022, incurred the costs for EMR storage, and have your receipt, you can apply for retroactive funding.
4. If you plan to close your practice, you can apply to have the costs associated with EMR conversion and storage covered by the MABC.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this program, please contact Zoë Hodgson at firstname.lastname@example.org