The Functions of the Board included the following

(a)    Determining what standards of knowledge and skill shall be attained by a person seeking to become a member of the profession of health records management and improving those standards from time to time of list of those person;

(b)    Securing in accordance with the provision of the Act, the establishment and maintenance of a register of persons registered  under the Act as member of the profession and the publication from time to time of lists of those persons;

(c)    Conducting examinations in health records management and awarding certificates or diplomas to successful candidates as appropriate , and for such purpose the Board shall prescribe fees to be paid in respect thereof, and;
(d)    Performing such other functions conferred on the Board by this Decree.