Veterinary patient records must be retained for three years since the date the animal was last seen. Controlled substance records must be retained for five years since the date you last saw the animal. You can find more information about medical records in the Veterinary Medical Records FAQ document on our website: https://nysvms.site-ym.com/?recordsfaq.
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Modified on: Fri, 20 Oct, 2017 at 11:56 AM
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