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IF10461 – Patient Access to Health Information in the Digital Age – 2016-31-08

IF10461 – Patient Access to Health Information in the Digital Age – 2016-31-08 published on

Author: C. Stephen Redhead
Pages: 2

In 2000, the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule established a set of federal standards for the use and disclosure of personal health information. The Privacy Rule also gave individuals the right of access to their health information. In the years since the Privacy Rule took effect, individuals have often complained that health care providers place undue restrictions on that access, in violation of HIPAA.

 

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