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Privacy Rules Proposed by HHS: Patient’s Request Access Report of EMR Records

Reuters   5/31/2011 Patients could obtain a list of everyone who has accessed their electronic medical record under a rule proposed on Tuesday by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Healthcare providers must currently keep track of everyone … Continue reading

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Study: Patients are Satisfied with Full Access to Medical Records

Reuters Health  by Genevra Pittman While there has been a trend toward increasing patients’ access to their own medical information, some doctors fear that giving full records to patients will increase their anxiety, the authors note in the journal Cancer. … Continue reading

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