San Mateo County Dental Society (CA)

eWaste, Lead Foil, & Shredding Get-Together

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Date
August 25, 2018
Time
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Paper Waste   
♦ Depending on member participation, 5 to 10 letter size-banker’s boxes (10”  x  12”  x  16”)
X-Rays  must  be  separated  from  paper
♦ You must be on time for your time slot  ♦ remove your empty boxes

E-Waste  
♦ Electronics accepted: computers, laptops, cell phones, printers, fax machines, network equipment, medical equipment, phone systems, CD/DVD players, stereo equipment, UPS/rechargeable batteries, PC boards, wire/cable, small appliances including m/w ovens
♦ Monitors / televisions MUST have owner’s name & address legibly written/typed and taped to the front OR they go back home with you

X-Ray Lead Foil You can drop off your x-ray lead foil backlog too.  Charlie Carter will pick it up and cart it off to one of his patients who recycles it for various projects.  Thanks, Charlie!

 

Patient Documents Retention Period

 

Patient (active) treatment record

Indefinitely

Patient (inactive) treatment records

 

     Adult patients         

10 years from the date patient was last seen

     Minor patients        

7 years from the patient’s last treatment or 1 year past the patient’s 18th birthday (age 19), whichever is longer

Excerpted from Records & Documents Retention Guidelines at www.cdacompass.com