Title 24, Chapter 10, Section 70
As used in this article, the term:
(1) "Institution" shall have the meaning set forth in paragraph (1) of Code Section 31-7-1 and shall also include a psychiatric hospital as defined in paragraph (7) of Code Section 37-3-1.
(2) "Medical records" means all written clinical information which
relates to the treatment of individuals when such information is
kept in an institution.
(3) "Patient" means any natural person to whom information
contained in medical records relates directly, whether or not the
person has been discharged from the institution keeping medical