AVOIDING LIABILITY BLOG

HIPAA – Parent Access to Records

What is the difference between the way that HIPAA treats the subject of parental access to a minor’s records and the way your state law [...]

Subpoena for Records and Notes

Suppose the therapist’s mental health records and notes regarding the patient are subpoenaed by the defendant (the former employer) [...]

Patient Access to “Psychotherapy Notes”

Under federal regulations implementing HIPAA, a patient has certain rights with respect to inspecting and copying their health records [...]

Psychotherapy Notes/Records

In a prior Avoiding Liability Bulletin (June, 2005 - Volume No.2), under the topic of “HIPAA – Patient Access to Records,” the [...]

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