How to Change Incorrect Information on Your Medical Records in Indiana?

Answer The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the state of Indiana, if you're a resident, provide you with the right to amend certain items in your medical record. Thi... Read More »

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How long are medical records kept in Indiana? Medical records must be kept at least 7 years from the date they were created. Some healthcare providers keep them longer.

Does HIPAA protect the right to access medical records even if the medical bill has not been paid In other words can a medical provider deny access to your own medical records if you owe money?

HIPAA allows patient access to their own medical record, with very few exceptions. Failure to pay the bill is NOT one of those exceptions.Added: HIPAA restricts and prevents the dissemination of yo... Read More »

Is it true that the website wikipedia information is incorrect.?

It is true. Its also true that some of its articles are better than the commercial encyclopedia products out there today. Anyone can edit articles, although some are more closely watched for bias o... Read More »

Who should be contacted about incorrect information on a credit report?

A borrower should contact the credit bureau that lists the incorrect information. If it is not removed by the credit bureau, the borrower should then contact the original creditor to have the inacc... Read More »